Angewandte Author Profiles April 2013

Angewandte Author Profiles April 2013

Author: ChemViews

The Angewandte Author Profiles celebrate an author’s 10th, 25th, 50th, or 100th article in the journal in the last ten years. This month, the following authors have had their papers published.

     Paper

George A. Olah, University of Southern California, USA:

The greatest scientific advance of the last decade was proving the existence of the Higgs Boson.

30th

Janine Cossy, École Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles (ESPCI ParisTech), France:

The most exciting thing about my research is unexpected results that can change the orientation of a project.

10th

Bernhard Breit, University of Freiburg, Germany:

The most important thing I learned from my students is to slow down when writing on the blackboard … just kidding! They challenge me to explain clearly and precisely, and to focus on the most fundamental and essential content when teaching chemistry.

25th

Xinchen Wang, Fuzhou University, China:

If I won the lottery, I would build a house powered by renewable energy.

10th

Alexandra M. Z. Slawin, University of St Andrews, UK:

I am waiting for the day when someone will discover the answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything to quote Douglas Adams.

30th

Stefan Grimme, University of Bonn, Germany:

My most exciting discovery to date has been that mass spectra can be computed by quantum chemistry.

25th

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