Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1987
Donald J. Cram, Jean-Marie Lehn, Charles J. Pedersen

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Charles J. Pedersen - Facts

Charles J. Pedersen

Charles J. Pedersen

Born: 3 October 1904, Pusan, Korea (now South Korea)

Died: 26 October 1989, Salem, NJ, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Du Pont, Wilmington, DE, USA

Prize motivation: "for their development and use of molecules with structure-specific interactions of high selectivity"

Field: organic chemistry

Prize share: 1/3

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