Diversify, diversify......change is good....and necessary

Fetzer, John
January 2003
Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry;Jan2003, Vol. 375 Issue 1, p9
Academic Journal
The article presents the author's experience during his research in analytical chemistry. My graduate school research advisor, by the time I worked in his group, was a very senior professor whose former undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral students included many well known analytical chemists. It further informs that diversity in talents and expertise leads to diversity in applications and project areas. Another aspect of diversity is not accepting that the disciplines of science have boundaries that divide and delineate work. Analytical chemistry is ideally positioned to do this since many other disciplines have a need for measurements, separation, and identification.


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