Joseph O. Hirschfelder Prize

The annual Joseph O. Hirschfelder Prize in Theoretical Chemistry was established by the Theoretical Chemistry Institute (TCI) in 1991 from funds donated by Professor Joseph O. Hirschfelder (1911-90) and his widow, Dr. Elizabeth S. Hirschfelder. Professor Hirschfelder had a distinguished career of teaching, research and public service at the University of Wisconsin-Madison for more than forty years.

Joseph O. Hirschfelder Prize Recipients

2014-15 - George Schatz, Northwestern University

2013-14 - Jack Simons, University of Utah

2012-13 - Michele Parrinello, ETH-Zurich

2011-12 - Daan Frenkel, Univeristy of Cambridge

2010-11 - John C. Tully, Yale University

2009-10 - Peter Wolynes, University of California, San Diego

2008-09 - Mark A. Ratner, Northwestern University

2007-08 - Robert J. Silbey, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2006-07 - Hans C. Andersen, Stanford University

2005-06 - Henry F. Schaefer, University of Georgia

2004-05 - James T. Hynes, University of Colorado

2003-04 - Eric J. Heller, Harvard University

2002-03 - Stuart A. Rice, University of Chicago

2001-02 - Bruce J. Berne, Columbia University

2000-01 - Roald Hoffmann, Cornell University

1998-99 - David Chandler, University of California, Berkeley

1997-98 - Ernest R. Davidson, Indiana University

1996-97 - William H. Miller, University of California, Berkeley

1995-96 - Michael E. Fisher, University of Maryland

1994-95 - Martin Karplus, Harvard University

1993-94 - John A. Pople, Northwestern University

1992-93 - Rudolph Marcus, California Institute of Technology

1991-92 - Benjamin Widom, Cornell University