Volume 91 Issue 5 | p. 32 | Awards
Issue Date: February 4, 2013

Francis P. Garvan-John M. Olin Medal

Department: ACS News | Collection: Women in Chemistry
Keywords: ACS, awards, Kauzlarich, materials

Sponsored by the Francis P. Garvan-John M. Olin Medal Endowment

Seminars on what was then a relatively obscure group of compounds—Zintl phases—intrigued Susan M. Kauzlarich during her postdoctoral work at Iowa State University. At that time, the mid-1980s, most research on Zintl phases was confined to Germany.

“Here was this whole classification of compounds that people in the U.S. had pretty much overlooked,” says Kauzlarich, who is now 54 and a chemistry . . .

To view the rest of this content, please log in with your ACS ID.

Chemical & Engineering News
ISSN 0009-2347
Copyright © American Chemical Society