Volume 86 Issue 1 | pp. 29-30 | Awards
Issue Date: January 7, 2008

Irving Langmuir Award in Chemical Physics

Recipients are honored for contributions of major significance to chemistry
Department: ACS News

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Daniel M. Neumark, a professor of chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley, is honored for his pioneering work using photoelectron spectroscopy of negative ions to unravel the mysteries of molecular dynamics.

Photoelectron spectroscopy (PES) is normally used to look at electronic transitions between bound levels of molecules. Neumark turned his attention to unbound states, in particular transition states . . .

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