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Walter Kohn

nobel prize for chemistry

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Walter Kohn
Full Name
of the recipient
Walter Kohn
AwardNobel Prize in Chemistry
Year of Award1998
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withJohn A. Pople (50.0%)
for the Award
for his development of the density-functional theory
at the Time of Award
University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Place of BirthVienna, Austria AUT
Date of Birth9 March 1923
at the time of Award
74 years
Place of DeathSanta Barbara, CA, United States USA
Date of Death19 April 2016
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