TITLE

Pedersen, Charles John

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Pedersen, Charles John (1904-1989) was an American chemist who shared the 1987 Nobel Prize in chemistry with Donald James Cram of the United States and Jean-Marie Lehn of France. Pedersen received the prize for developing a group of organic compounds called macrocyclic polyethers, or crown ethers. Cram and Lehn expanded on Pedersen's research to produce artificial molecules.
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37309207

 

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