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Willem Leenstra Named a 2015 American Chemical Society Fellow

Posted by Senthil Natesan on October 12, 2015 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

The American Chemical Society’s ACS Fellows Program was created by the ACS Board of Directors in December 2008 to recognize members of the ACS for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society. Prof. Willem Leenstra was one of 78 newly elected members for 2015

The ACS Fellow distinction is somewhat unusual compared to the fellow status in other scientifi...

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Albert F. Preuss

Posted by Fiona Case on May 10, 2010 at 3:12 PM Comments comments (1)

Albert F. Preuss, one of the chemists we honored as a 60-year member of the ACS earlier this year, died on February 9, 2010.  He was a resident of Shelburne, Vermont, Granby, Quebec, and Vero Beach, Florida.

 Albert F. Preuss was born on September 17, 1926 in Gleason,Wisconsin to Olga (Spitzer) Preuss and Albert F. Preuss, Sr.  He grew up in Antigo, Wisconsin, on the family farm.  After the farm was lost in the Great Depression,the family moved to Chicago, where Al g...

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