Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2000
Alan Heeger, Alan G. MacDiarmid, Hideki Shirakawa

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Alan G. MacDiarmid - Facts

Alan G. MacDiarmid

Alan G. MacDiarmid

Born: 14 April 1927, Masterton, New Zealand

Died: 7 February 2007, Drexel Hill, PA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Prize motivation: "for the discovery and development of conductive polymers"

Field: physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/3

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