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1976 Edward E. Smissman Memorial Lecturer

Sir Derek H. R. Barton

Sir Derek H. R. Barton, Ph.D. (Deceased: March 16, 1998)

  • Professor of Organic Chemistry
    Imperial College of Science and Technology
    London, England
  • Professor Barton was the winner of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1969.

Public Lecture and Award Presentation

  • The Optimistic Organic Chemist

Scientific Lectures

  • Biosynthesis of Ergosterol
  • Inventing Useful Reactions

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