Otto Hahn, OBE, (8 March 1879 – 28 July 1968) was a German chemist and pioneer in the fields of radioactivity and radiochemistry who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1944 for the discovery of nuclear fission. He is regarded as one of the most significant chemists of all time, and, especially as "the father of nuclear chemistry".

Otto Hahn, OBE, (8 March 1879 – 28 July 1968) was a German chemist and pioneer in the fields of radioactivity and radiochemistry who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1944 for the discovery of nuclear fission. He is regarded as one of the most significant chemists of all time, and, especially as "the father of nuclear chemistry".

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Lise Meitner -- In collaboration with Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassman, became first to recognize uranium atom actually split when bombarded by neutrons. (Chemical Heritage Foundation)

Lise Meitner -- In collaboration with Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassman, became first to recognize uranium atom actually split when bombarded by neutrons. (Chemical Heritage Foundation)

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Otto Hahn, OBE, ForMemRS [1] (8 March 1879 – 28 July 1968) was a German chemist and was awarded the 1944 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Otto Hahn, OBE, ForMemRS [1] (8 March 1879 – 28 July 1968) was a German chemist and was awarded the 1944 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

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016 Otto Hahn und die Kernspaltung - Meilensteine der Naturwissenschaft und Technik - YouTube

016 Otto Hahn und die Kernspaltung - Meilensteine der Naturwissenschaft und Technik - YouTube

Summary: This photograph of physicist Lise Meitner (1878-1968) and radiochemist Otto Hahn (1879-1968) in their German laboratory was circulated in 1966 as publicity for the U.S. translation of Hahn's autobiography, Otto Hahn: A Scientific Biography. Although her work was ignored by the Nobel Committee when they awarded the prize to Hahn in 1944, Meitner received many recognitions of her importance to twentieth-century physics, including being the first woman to receive the prestigious Enrico…

Summary: This photograph of physicist Lise Meitner (1878-1968) and radiochemist Otto Hahn (1879-1968) in their German laboratory was circulated in 1966 as publicity for the U.S. translation of Hahn's autobiography, Otto Hahn: A Scientific Biography. Although her work was ignored by the Nobel Committee when they awarded the prize to Hahn in 1944, Meitner received many recognitions of her importance to twentieth-century physics, including being the first woman to receive the prestigious Enrico…

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Discover Otto Hahn’s path to discovering nuclear fission on Biography.com. He and Fritz Strassmann were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

Discover Otto Hahn’s path to discovering nuclear fission on Biography.com. He and Fritz Strassmann were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

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