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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

Dudley R. Herschbach

Title: Frank B. Baird, Jr. Professor of Science
Affiliation:   Harvard University
    Chemistry Department
    Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
Gender:   Male
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Award Discipline:   Chemistry
Award Year:   1991
Citation:   "For his seminal contributions to the fundamental understanding of reactions of atoms and molecules, collision by collision."
    Presented by President Bush at a White House Rose Garden Ceremony on September 16, 1991.
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Nobel Laureate:   Chemistry, 1986


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