Charles J. Pedersen
Charles John Pedersen
|Died||October 26, 1989 (aged 85)|
Salem, New Jersey, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Dayton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1987)|
Charles John Pedersen (October 3, 1904 – October 26, 1989) was an American chemist. He received the 1987 Nobel Prize in Chemistry together with Donald James Cram and Jean-Marie Lehn. He specialized in organic chemistry.
Pedersen had a Norwegian father and a Japanese mother. He was born in Busan, Korea and died in Salem, New Jersey.
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- "Jean-Charles J. Pedersen - Facts". Nobelprize.org. Retrieved October 5, 2017.
- Charles J. Pedersen's Family Website
- The Journal of the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan. Page 41. 1987