Category:Robert Burns Woodward

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Deutsch: Robert Burns Woodward (* 10. April 1917 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA; † 8. Juli 1979 in Cambridge, Mass.) war ein amerikanischer Chemiker und Nobelpreisträger. Sein Fachgebiet war die Organische Chemie.
English: Robert Burns Woodward (April 10, 1917 – July 8, 1979) was an American organic chemist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1965.

Robert Burns Woodward 
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American chemist
Date of birth 10 April 1917
Boston (Massachusetts)
Date of death 8 July 1979
Cambridge, Massachusetts (Massachusetts, United States of America)
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • chemist
  • teacher
  • university teacher
Member of
  • Royal Society
  • German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • American Philosophical Society
Field of work
  • organic chemistry
Award received
  • Copley Medal (1978)
  • Nobel Prize in Chemistry (282,000 Swedish krona, 1965)
  • Willard Gibbs Award
  • American Chemical Society Award for Creative Work in Synthetic Organic Chemistry (1957)
  • AMA Scientific Achievement Award (1971)
  • National Medal of Science (1964)
  • Arthur C. Cope Award
  • Lavoisier Medal (1968)
  • Centenary Prize (1951)
  • Centenary Prize (1951)
  • Q51025493
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