Yves Chauvin, born 1930 (74 years), French citizen. Directeur de Research Honoreur, Institut Français du Pétrole, Rueil-Malmaison, France.
Robert H. Grubbs, born 1942 (63 years) in Calvert City, KY, USA (US citizen). PhD in chemistry in 1968 from Columbia University, New York, NY, USA. Victor and Elisabeth Atkins Professor of Chemistry at California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA, USA.
Richard R. Schrock, born 1945 (60 years) in Berne, IN, USA (US citizen). PhD in chemistry in 1971 from Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA. Frederick G. Keyes Professor of Chemistry at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA.
posted on 10/05/2005 2:51:31 AM PDT
To: PatrickHenry; Right Wing Professor
posted on 10/05/2005 2:52:19 AM PDT
Better living through chemistry! :)
posted on 10/05/2005 7:44:30 AM PDT
(It's the border, stupid!)
Really an old word in a new job.
posted on 10/05/2005 8:22:11 AM PDT
(Repeal the law of the excluded middle)
It's interesting that very often, real genius can express itself in terms of common analogies that are understandable to people outside the particular field of interest. "An exchange of partners in a dance", beautiful.
posted on 10/06/2005 2:39:10 AM PDT
by Jack of all Trades
(Never underestimate the speed in which the thin veneer of civilization can be stripped away.)
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