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March 03, 2014

2014 Herbert C. Brown Award for Creative Research in Synthetic Methods

2014 Herbert C. Brown Award for Creative Research in Synthetic Methods

Paul Knochel (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in München, Germany) has been honored as recipient of the Herbert C. Brown Award for Creative Research in Synthetic Methods. This prestigious award is given "to recognize and encourage outstanding and creative contributions to research in synthetic methods". A special symposium to honor Knochel will take place at the upcoming 247th ACS National Meeting in Dallas. He is best known for development of novel organometallic reagents and methods for use in organic synthesis, asymmetric catalysis, and natural product synthesis and he is on the Editorial Board of ChemPlusChem.

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