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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
Fields Theoretical chemistry
Quantum chemistry
Computational chemistry
Alma mater Cambridge University
Doctoral advisor John Lennard-Jones
Doctoral students A. David Buckingham
Martin Head-Gordon
Known for Computational methods in quantum chemistry
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1998)

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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