The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2005
Yves Chauvin, Robert H. Grubbs, Richard R. Schrock
Born: 10 October 1930, Menin, Belgium
Affiliation at the time of the award: Institut Français du Pétrole, Rueil-Malmaison, France
Prize motivation: "for the development of the metathesis method in organic synthesis"
Field: organic chemistry