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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Hideki Shirakawa - Facts

Hideki Shirakawa

Hideki Shirakawa

Born: 20 August 1936, Tokyo, Japan

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Tsukuba, Tokyo, Japan

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

Field: physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/3

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