David William Cross MacMillan
16 March 1968
|Education||University of Glasgow (BSc)|
University of California, Irvine (MSc, PhD)
Member of the National Academy of Sciences (2018)
Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2021)
|Thesis||Stereocontrolled formation of bicyclic tetrahydrofurans and Enantioselective total synthesis of eunicellin diterpenes (1996)|
|Doctoral advisor||Larry E. Overman|
|Other academic advisors||Ernest W. Colvin|
David A. Evans
|Doctoral students||Vy Dong, Tehshik Yoon, Tristan Lambert|
David William Cross MacMillan  is a Scottish-American chemist. He is the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Chemistry at Princeton University. He shared the 2021 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Benjamin List for his work on organocatalysis.(born March 16, 1968)
References[change | change source]
- Professor David MacMillan FRS
- "Princeton's David MacMillan receives Nobel Prize in chemistry". Princeton University. Retrieved 2021-10-07.
- "Home". Macmillan Group. Retrieved 2020-06-15.
- A short interview of Professor MacMillan is available on the Eminent Organic Chemists Page provided by the ACS Organic Division
- "The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2021". NobelPrize.org. Retrieved 2021-10-06.