kidzsearch.com > wiki
Alan J. Heeger
|Alan J. Heeger|
Heeger in 2013
|Born||Alan Jay Heeger|
January 22, 1936
Sioux City, Iowa, United States
|Institutions||University of Pennsylvania|
University of California, Santa Barbara
|Alma mater||University of Nebraska|
University of California, Berkeley
|Doctoral advisor||Alan Portis|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2000)|
Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize (1983)
Alan Jay Heeger (born January 22, 1936) is an American physicist and academic. He won the 2000 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. He won the prize with Alan G. MacDiarmid and Hideki Shirakawa "for their discovery and development of conductive polymers".
- Shirakawa, Hideki; Louis, Edwin J.; MacDiarmid, Alan G.; Chiang, Chwan K.; Heeger, Alan J. (1977). "Synthesis of electrically conducting organic polymers: Halogen derivatives of polyacetylene, (CH) x". Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications (16): 578. . http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA041866.
- "The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2000: Alan Heeger, Alan G. MacDiarmid, Hideki Shirakawa". https://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/2000/.
- "Alan Heeger - Biographical". Nobel Foundation. https://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/chemistry/laureates/2000/heeger-bio.html.