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Paul Crutzen
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Crutzen in May 2010
Born
Paul Jozef Crutzen

(1933-12-03)3 December 1933
Died 28 January 2021(2021-01-28) (aged 87)
Citizenship Dutch
Alma mater University of Stockholm
Known for Research on ozone hole Anthropocene term
Awards
Scientific career
Fields
Institutions University of Stockholm
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Colorado State University
Max Planck Institute for Chemistry

Paul Jozef Crutzen (Dutch pronunciation: [pʌul ˈjoːzəf ˈkrɵtsə(n)]; 3 December 1933 – 28 January 2021) was a Dutch atmospheric chemist. He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1995. He was known for work on the ozone layer and climate change.

Crutzen died on 28 January 2021 at the age of 87.

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