Nobel Prize in Chemistry: double prize for a tool to build molecules

Nobel Prize in Chemistry double prize for a tool to

The 2021 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to Benjamin Liste David WC MacMillan for his work on developing a new tool for molecular construction, called organocatalysis. The announcement of the winners was made this morning (6) by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. The jury argued that the technique had a significant impact on … Read more

Japanese Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry Eiichi Negishi dies | DW | 06.12.2021

1634527914 Japanese Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry Eiichi Negishi dies

The Japanese Eiichi Negishi, winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2010 for his work to synthesize complex organic compounds, died at the age of 85 in Indianapolis (United States), where he served as a university professor for more than 40 years, it was reported this Saturday ( 06.12.2021). Born in 1935 in ancient … Read more

Frances Arnold, from taxi driver to Nobel Prize in Chemistry: “Life is long, you can have many different lives”

1634476557 Frances Arnold from taxi driver to Nobel Prize in Chemistry

IN ENGLISH Months after the death of the dictator Francisco Franco, a 19-year-old American girl landed in Madrid to do a summer internship at the Westinghouse company, manufacturer of the first nuclear reactors in Spain. The young woman, an engineering student, settled in a shared flat on Ibiza Street, next to the Retiro Park. “I … Read more

“Less than 10% of the nominations for the Nobel Prize in physics and chemistry are for women scientists and we cannot award someone who has not been nominated” – BBC News Mundo

1634325862 Less than 10 of the nominations for the Nobel Prize

Ana Pais (@_anapais) BBC News World October 1, 2021 Image source, Getty Images Caption, Göran Hansson is the Secretary General of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. When Donna Strickland won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2018, the headlines were not talking about her “groundbreaking inventions” in the field of lasers, but rather that … Read more

Rosario Gabriela Gerosa is part of the team that won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry: “It was very unexpected”

1634189845 Rosario Gabriela Gerosa is part of the team that won

List, who was born in 1968 in Frankfurt and received his doctorate in 1997 from the Goethe University in Frankfurt, today is in charge of a team of 30 professionals at the Max Plank Institute in the German city of Mülheim an der Ruhr. Among them is Gerosa. Rosario, who has family roots in Villa … Read more

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