Archive by date | January 2010

More Nobel reflections

In December, we published an editorial called “Questioning chemistry” that discussed the definition of chemistry on the back of the recent awarding of the Nobel prize in chemistry for research into the “structure and function of the ribosome”. It was further discussed here on the Sceptical Chymist.  Read more

Reactions – Ed Grabowski

Ed Grabowski was Vice President of Chemistry in the Process Research Department at the Merck Research Labs, and spent 39 years working on the design and development of practical processes for compounds of interest to the company. He is now a consultant in chemical development, and sits on a number of chemistry-related advisory boards.  Read more