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Old 10-05-2011, 01:39 PM   #1
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Happy day for the folks in our department! One of my professors here have been awarded the 2011 Nobel prize for Chemistry. An award as well deserved as any, given the scientific community at that time were absolutely shell-shocked and opposed to his research findings. Indeed, his work was responsible for a paradigm shift in crystallography.

Iowa State, Ames Laboratory, Technion scientist wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry | www.news.iastate.edu
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Old 10-05-2011, 01:52 PM   #2
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Congratulations to your department and Dr. Shechtman!
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Found this story as well:

Nobel Prize in Chemistry for dogged work on 'impossible' quasicrystals | Science | guardian.co.uk
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Old 10-05-2011, 05:42 PM   #4
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