CS & RSC Nobel Prize Winners (1990 to date)
Elias James Corey (1928- ) "for his development of the theory and methodology of organic synthesis"
Richard R Ernst (1933- ) "for his contributions to the development of the methodology of high resolution nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy"
Rudolph A Marcus (1923- ) "for his contributions to the theory of electron transfer reactions in chemical systems"
George A Olah (1927- ) "for his contribution to carbocation chemistry"
Paul D Boyer (1918- ) and John E Walker (1941- ) "for their elucidation of the enzymatic mechanism underlying the synthesis of adenosine triphosphate (ATP)"
John Pople (1925-2004) "for his development of computational methods in quantum chemistry"
Ahmed Zewail (1946- ) "for his studies of the transition states of chemical reactions using femtosecond spectroscopy"
William S Knowles (1917- ) and Ryoji Noyori (1938- ) "for their work on chirally catalysed hydrogenation reactions" and K Barry Sharpless (1941- ) "for his work on chirally catalysed oxidation reactions"
John B Fenn (1917- ) and Koichi Tanaka (1959- ) "for the development of methods for identification and structure analyses of biological macromolecules" and "for their development of soft desorption ionisation methods for mass spectrometric analyses of biological macromolecules" and Kurt WŁthrich (1938- ) "for the development of methods for identification and structure analyses of biological macromolecules" and "for his development of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy for determining the three-dimensional structure of biological macromolecules in solution"
Peter Agre (1949- ) "for discoveries concerning channels in cell membranes" and "for the discovery of water channels" and Roderick MacKinnon (1956- ) "for discoveries concerning channels in cell membranes" and "for structural and mechanistic studies in ion channels"
Aaron Ciechanover (1947- ), Avram Hershko (1937- ) and Irwin Rose (1926- ) "for the discovery of ubiquitin-mediated protein degradation"
Yves Chauvin (1930- ), Robert H Grubbs (1942- ) and Richard R Schrock (1945- ) "for the development of the metathesis method in organic synthesis"
Roger D Kornberg (1947- ) "for his studies of the molecular basis of eukaryotic transcription"
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Details of the Nobel prize in Chemistry and list of past winners
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