Ilya Prigogine





Viscount Ilya Romanovich Prigogine ( /ˈpriːɡoʊ(d)ʒiːn/; Russian: Илья́ Рома́нович Приго́жин, Ilya Romanovich Prigozhin; 25 January 1917 – 28 May 2003) was a Belgian physical chemist and Nobel Laureate noted for his work on dissipative structures, complex systems, and irreversibility.