The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2000
Alan Heeger, Alan G. MacDiarmid, Hideki Shirakawa
Alan J. Heeger
Born: 22 January 1936, Sioux City, IA, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Prize motivation: "for the discovery and development of conductive polymers"
Field: physical chemistry
Prize share: 1/3