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Walter Kohn , Ph. D.

Walter Kohn

Honorary Member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences since 2011

Deceased on 19/04/2016

  • University of California at Santa Barbara

Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Theoretical physics



Selected Memberships:

  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Royal Academy of Sciences
  • American Physical Society
  • International Academy of Quantum Molecular Sciences

Selected Prizes:

  • Nobelpreis für Chemie
  • Richard Prange Prize
  • Niels Bohr/UNESCO Gold Medal
  • Feenberg Medal (Many Body Physics)
  • National Medal of Science