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Petrus (Peter) Josephus Wilhelmus Debye

nobel prize for chemistry

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Petrus (Peter) Josephus Wilhelmus Debye
Full Name
of the recipient
Petrus (Peter) Josephus Wilhelmus Debye
AwardNobel Prize in Chemistry
Year of Award1936
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for his contributions to our knowledge of molecular structure through his investigations on dipole moments and on the diffraction of X-rays and electrons in gases
at the Time of Award
Berlin University, Berlin, Germany
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut (now Max-Planck-Institut) für Physik, Berlin, Germany
Place of BirthMaastricht, Netherlands NLD
Date of Birth24 March 1884
at the time of Award
51 years
Place of DeathIthaca, NY, United States USA
Date of Death2 November 1966
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