Oct 3, 2008 06:28 AM
Posted new topic in The Lighter Side of Science forum Charles J. Pedersen
Charles J. Pedersen
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1987
I was born in Pusan, Korea, on October 3, 1904. My father Brede Pedersen, was a Norwegian marine engineer who left home as a young man and shipped out as an engineer on a steam freighter to the Far East. He eventually arrived ...
Oct 2, 2008 06:11 AM
Posted new topic in The Lighter Side of Science forum Sir William Ramsay
Sir William Ramsay
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1904
William Ramsay was born in Glasgow on October 2, 1852, the son of William Ramsay, C.E. and Catherine, née Robertson. He was a nephew of the geologist, Sir Andrew Ramsay.
Until 1870 he studied in his native town, following this wi ...
Sep 30, 2008 11:37 AM
Posted new topic in Animal & Veterinary Sciences forum BSAS Annual Conference 2009
British Society of Animal Science Annual Conference 2009
Southport Theatre and Convention Centre, Southport, UK 30 March - 1 April 2009
The programme will cover the following topics:
Behaviour, health and welfare
Breeding and genetics
Sep 30, 2008 11:28 AM
Replied to topic in Analytical Chemistry forum give some points on flame photometry?
Here is a link with some basic information. There are some reference links within this document that may be of interest.
Sep 30, 2008 06:47 AM
Posted new topic in The Lighter Side of Science forum Sir Nevill F(rancis) Mott
Sir Nevill F. Mott
The Nobel Prize in Physics 1977
Nevill Francis Mott was born in Leeds, U.K., on September 30th, 1905. His parents, Charles Francis Mott and Lilian Mary (née) Reynolds, met when working under J.J. Thomson in the Cavendish Laboratory; his great grandfather was Sir Jo ...
Sep 30, 2008 06:46 AM
Posted new topic in The Lighter Side of Science forum Jean-Marie Lehn
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1987
I was born on September 30 1939 in Rosheim, a small medieval city of Alsace in France. My father, Pierre Lehn, then a baker, was very interested in music, played the piano and the organ and became later, having given up the bakery ...
Sep 30, 2008 06:44 AM
Posted new topic in The Lighter Side of Science forum Johann Deisenhofer
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1988
I was born on September 30, 1943 in Zusamaltheim, Bavaria, now Federal Republic of Germany, as the first son of Thekla and Johann Deisenhofer. After my father's return from military service my parents ran the family farm. In 19 ...
Sep 29, 2008 06:22 AM
Posted new topic in The Lighter Side of Science forum James Watson Cronin
The Nobel Prize in Physics 1980
I was born on September 29, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, while my father, James Farley Cronin, was a graduate student at the University of Chicago. He was a student of classical languages. My mother, Dorothy Watson, had met my father in ...
Sep 26, 2008 02:33 PM
Tenure-Track Faculty Positions - Bioinformatics And Genomics
University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA
TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS
BIOINFORMATICS AND GENOMICS
The University of North ...
Sep 26, 2008 02:30 PM
Posted new job in Virology forum Virologist
University of Montana
Missoula, Montana, United States
VIROLOGIST. The Division of Biological Sciences at the University of Montana is seeking a Virologist working in the area of infectious disease who complements current research areas and can participate in teaching virology at ...