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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2005
Yves Chauvin, Robert H. Grubbs, Richard R. Schrock

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Robert H. Grubbs - Facts

Robert H. Grubbs

Robert H. Grubbs

Born: 27 February 1942, Possum Trot, KY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for the development of the metathesis method in organic synthesis"

Field: organic chemistry

Prize share: 1/3

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