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Paul Crutzen
Crutzen in May 2010
BornPaul Jozef Crutzen
(1933-12-03)3 December 1933
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died28 January 2021(2021-01-28) (aged 87)
CitizenshipDutch
Fields
InstitutionsUniversity of Stockholm
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Colorado State University
Max Planck Institute for Chemistry
Alma materUniversity of Stockholm
Known forResearch on ozone hole Anthropocene term
Notable awards
This person won a Nobel Prize
Paul Jozef Crutzen (Dutch pronunciation: [pʌul ˈjoːzəf ˈkrɵtsə(n)]; 3 December 1933 – 28 January 2021)[1] was a Dutch atmospheric chemist.[2] [3][4] He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1995. He was known for work on the ozone layer and climate change.

Crutzen died on 28 January 2021 at the age of 87.[5]

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