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Karle in 2009
June 18, 1918
|Died||June 6, 2013 (aged 94)|
|Alma mater||City College of New York|
University of Michigan
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1985|
Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Icon/data' not found.Jerome Karle (Jerome Karfunkle; June 18, 1918 – June 6, 2013) was an American physical chemist. During World War II, he and his wife Isabella Karle worked on the Manhattan Project.
Karle was a former president of both the American Crystallographic Association (ACA) (1972) and the IUCr (1981-1984), as well as a co-recipient of the 1985 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on direct methods. Among the many additional honors he received for his work, he was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 1976 and the American Philosophical Society in 1990.
- NRL Scientists Receive 1985 Nobel Prize in Chemistry Archived 2007-10-08 at the Wayback Machine, United States Naval Research Laboratory. Accessed September 22, 2009.
- W.A. Hendrickson (2013) Jerome Karle (1918–2013), Nature 499(7459), pp 410.
- Jerome Karle, who shared the 1985 Nobel Prize in chemistry, dies at 94. Accessed June 14, 2013.
- 2005 Video Interview with Jerome Karle by the Atomic Heritage Foundation Voices of the Manhattan Project