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Donald Cram

Donald James Cram (April 22, 1919 – June 17, 2001) was an American chemist who shared the 1987 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Jean-Marie Lehn and Charles J. Pedersen "for their development and use of molecules with structure-specific interactions of high selectivity." They were the founders of the field of host-guest chemistry.

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This is largely the methodology I've used throughout my career - that is, starting with a question a ...

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An investigator starts research in a new field with faith, a foggy idea, and a few wild experiments. ...

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Few scientists acquainted with the chemistry of biological systems at the molecular level can avoid ...

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By the time I entered college, I had decided not to have children, a decision that was never regrett ...

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To retain my fascination with chemistry, I have had to change my research fields about every 10 year ...

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I have always felt that I understood a phenomenon only to the extent that I could visualise it. Much ...

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Any chemist reading this book can see, in some detail, how I have spent most of my mature life. They ...

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We usually don't have applications in mind. They come later.

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