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Nobel Prize Winners at the University of Chicago

SORTED BY PRIZE (as of October 11, 2000)

NumberYearRecipientPrize
71934Harold Clayton UreyChemistry
141951Glenn Theodore Seaborg (w/EM McMillan)Chemistry
201960Williard Frank LibbyChemistry
251963Karl Ziegler (w/G Natta)Chemistry
281966Robert S. Mulliken (PhD ’21)Chemistry
351971Gerhard HerzbergChemistry
381972William H. Stein (w/S Moore & CB Anfinsen)Chemistry
431977Illya PrigogineChemistry
461979Herbert C. Brown (SB ’36, PhD ’38) (w/G Wittig)Chemistry
531983Henry TaubeChemistry
541986Yuan T. Lee (w/DR Herschbach & J Polanyi)Chemistry
661995Frank Sherwood Rowland (SM ’51, PhD ’52, ScD ’89) (w/MJ Molina & PJ Crutzen)Chemistry
671995Paul J. Crutzen (w/MJ Molina & FS Rowland)Chemistry
681996Richard E. Smalley (ScD ’95) (w/RF Curl, Jr. & Sir HW Kroto)Chemistry
341970Paul A. Samuelson (AB ’35)Econ. Sci.
361972Kenneth J. Arrow (w/Sir JR Hicks)Econ. Sci.
391974Friedrich August von Hayek (w/G Myrdal)Econ. Sci.
401975Tjalling Koopmans (w/LVKantorovich)Econ. Sci.
411976Milton Friedman (AM ’33)Econ. Sci.
441978Herbert A. Simon (AB ’36, PhD ’43)Econ. Sci.
451979Theodore W. Schultz (w/Sir A Lewis)Econ. Sci.
481980Lawrence R. KleinEcon. Sci.
501982George J. Stigler (PhD ’38)Econ. Sci.
521983Gerard DebreuEcon. Sci.
551986James McGill Buchanan, Jr. (PhD ’48)Econ. Sci.
581989Trygve HaavelmoEcon. Sci.
591990Merton H. Miller (w/HM Markowitz & WF Sharpe)Econ. Sci.
601990Harry Max Markowitz (PhB ’47, AM ’50, PhD ’55) (w/MH Miller & WF Sharpe)Econ. Sci.
621991Ronald H. CoaseEcon. Sci.
631992Gary S. Becker (AM ’53, PhD ’55)Econ. Sci.
641993Robert W. Fogel (w/DC North)Econ. Sci.
651995Robert Emerson Lucas, Jr. (AB ’59, PhD ’64)Econ. Sci.
691997Myron Samuel Scholes (MBA ’64, PhD ’70) (w/RC Merton)Econ. Sci.
711999Robert MundellEcon. Sci
722000James J. HeckmanEcon. Sci

732000Daniel McFaddenEcon. Sci

131950Bertrand Arthur William, Earl RussellLiterature
421976Saul Bellow (X ’39)Literature

11907Albert Abraham MichelsonPhysics
31923Robert Andrews Millikan (X ’94)Physics
41925James Franck (w/G Hertz)Physics
51927Arthur Holly Compton (w/CTR Wilson)Physics
61932Werner HeisenbergPhysics
81937Clinton Joseph Davisson (SB ’09) (w/Sir GP Thomson)Physics
91938Enrico FermiPhysics
101939Ernest Orlando Lawrence (X ’23)Physics
151957Chen Ning Yang (PhD ’48) (w/Tsung-Dao Lee)Physics
161957Tsung-Dao Lee (PhD ’50) (w/Chen Ning Yang)Physics
191959Owen Chamberlain (PhD ’49) (w/EG Segre)Physics
221963Maria Goeppert-Mayer (w/JHD Jensen & E. Wigner)Physics
231963Eugene Wigner (w/M Goeppert-Mayer & JHD Jensen)Physics
271965Julian Schwinger (w/RP Feynman & SI Tomonaga)Physics
301967Hans Albrecht BethePhysics
321968Luis W. Alvarez (SB ’32, SM ’34, PhD ’36)Physics
331969Murray Gell-MannPhysics
371972J. Robert Schrieffer (w/J Bardeen & LN Cooper)Physics
471980James W. Cronin (SM ’55, PhD ’55)(w/VL Fitch)Physics
511983Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (w/WA Fowler)Physics
561988Dr. Jack Steinberger (SB ’42, PhD ’49) (w/L Lederman & Dr. M Schwartz)Physics
571988Leon Lederman (w/Dr. J. Steinberger & Dr. M Schwartz)Physics
611990Jerome Isaac Friedman (AB ’50, SM ’53, PhD ’56) (w/HW Kendall & RE Taylor)Physics
701998Daniel Chee Tsui (SM ’63, PhD ’67)(w/RB Laughlin & HL Stormer)Physics
21912Dr. Alexis CarrelPhysiology or Medicine
111943Edward Adelbert Doisy (w/HCP Dam)Physiology or Medicine
121946Hermann Joseph MullerPhysiology or Medicine
171958Edward Lawrie Tatum (X ’31)(w/GW Beadle & J. Lederberg)Physiology or Medicine
181958George Wells Beadle (w/EL Tatum & J Lederberg)Physiology or Medicine
211962James Dewey Watson (PhB ’46, SB ’47) (w/FHC Crick & MHF Wilkins)Physiology or Medicine
241963Sir John Carew Eccles (w/Sir AL Hodgkin & Sir AF Huxley)Physiology or Medicine
261964Konrad Bloch (w/F Lynen)Physiology or Medicine
291966Dr. Charles B. Huggins (w/P Rous)Physiology or Medicine
311967George Wald (w/R Granit & HK Hartline)Physiology or Medicine
491981Dr. Roger W. Sperry (PhD ’41) (w/Dr DH Hubel & Dr TN Wiesel)Physiology or Medicine

Distribution by Type
Chemistry: 14
Economic Sciences: 22
Literature: 02
Physics: 24
Physiology or Medicine: 11
Total: 73

 

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