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1989 Edward E. Smissman Memorial Lecturer

K. Barry Sharpless

K. Barry Sharpless, Ph.D.

  • Arthur C. Cope Professor of Chemistry
    Department of Chemistry
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Professor Sharpless was awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 2001.

Public Lecture and Award Presentation

  • Selective Abiological Catalysis

Scientific Lectures

  • Catalytic Asymmetric Oxidation and the Synthesis of Biologically Active Substances
  • The Importance of Ligand-Accelerated Catalysis


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