Sinanoglu, Oktay

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Sinanoglu, Oktay Gender: M
born on 25 February 1935 at 13:55 (= 1:55 PM )
Place Bari, Italy, 41n07, 16e52
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Taglilatelo
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 06°00' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 25°15 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 23°17'


Italian born Turkish scientist in the fields of theoretical chemistry and molecular biology. He became well known early in his career for his Many-Electron Theory of Atoms and Molecules. In 1962 he won the prestigious Sloan Prize for his development of the theory.The following year, at age 28, he became the youngest person in the 20th century at Yale University to attain status as a full professor. In 1973 he won the first Humboldt Award and went on to capture more recognition and other awards for his work. More recently, he received attention for a research system, dubbed "Sinanoglu Made Simple," that he derived from his own mathematical theories.

He earned his bachelor's from athe University of California, a master's in science from M.I.T. and a Ph.D. from Berkeley.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Prize 1973 (Humboldt Award)
  • Work : Prize 1962 (Sloan Prize for his theory)

Source Notes

Orhan Bilgili quotes from the professor's autobiography Türk Aynstayni (Türkish Einstein).©Türkiye Is Bankasi Kültür Yayinlari, Istanbul, 2001.ISBN:975-458-294-7 The book contains a photo of his mother's diary notation of his birth


  • Vocation : Science : Chemistry
  • Vocation : Science : Biology
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher