The Nobel Prize in Chemistry will be announced on the 5 October 2011.
Last year Richard F. Heck, Ei-ichi Negishi and Akira Suzuki shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing new, more efficient ways of linking carbon atoms together to build the complex molecules that are improving our everyday lives.
The voting is now closed.
The voting below so far suggests an American organic chemist will win the 2012 Nobel Prize. For name suggestions click here.