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Edwin M. McMillan Ph.D.

Edwin M. McMillan Ph.D.

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1951
National Medal of Science - Physical Sciences 1990

Co-Nobelist Glenn T. Seaborg


A Biographical Memoir by R. Stephen Berry. National Academy of Sciences. Bio 17 pages; total 20 pages.

Drawing: Newton Llorente

Name: Edwin Mattison McMillan
Birth: 18 September 1907, Redondo Beach, CA, USA
Death: 7 September 1991, El Cerrito, CA, USA
Institution: University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
Award: "for their discoveries in the chemistry of the transuranium elements"
Subject: chemical thermodynamics, physical chemistry
Portion of Cash: 1/2