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John Pople

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Sir John Pople
Born (1925-10-31)31 October 1925
Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, England
Died 15 March 2004(2004-03-15) (aged 78)
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nationality England
Alma mater Cambridge University
Known for Computational methods in quantum chemistry
Awards Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1998)
Scientific career
Fields Theoretical chemistry
Quantum chemistry
Computational chemistry
Doctoral advisor John Lennard-Jones
Doctoral students A. David Buckingham
Martin Head-Gordon

Sir John Anthony Pople, KBE FRS (31 October 1925 – 15 March 2004)[1] was an American scientist. He was a Nobel Prize winning theoretical chemist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Walter Kohn in the year 1998.

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  1. Frisch, Michael J. (17 March 2004). "Reflections on John Pople's Career and Legacy". 

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