Ahmed Zewail (1946-2016)

The Department of Chemistry is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Professor Ahmed Zewail of the California Institute of Technology. Prof. Zewail received his PhD from the University of Pennsylvania while working in the group of Prof. Robin Hochstrasser.


Prof. Zewail was awarded the 1999 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on femtochemistry.

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