Awards & Winners

Paul Hermann Müller

Date of Birth 12-January-1899
Place of Birth Olten
(Canton of Solothurn, Olten District, Switzerland)
Nationality Switzerland
Also know as Paul Hermann Muller
Profession Chemist
Paul Hermann Müller also known as Pauly Mueller was a Swiss chemist who received the 1948 Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine for his 1939 discovery of insecticidal qualities and use of DDT in the control of vector diseases such as malaria and yellow fever.

Awards by Paul Hermann Müller

Check all the awards nominated and won by Paul Hermann Müller.


Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
(for his discovery of the high efficiency of DDT as a contact poison against several arthropods)