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Visit of Nobel Laureate Prof. Jean-Marie Lehn


Prof. Jean-Marie Lehn, who was awarded with Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1987 for his contribution towards molecular self-assembly, had visited CSIR-IMMT on 17th February 2014. He is also known as father of supramolecular chemistry, an advanced domain of molecular interactions which he had re-christened and worked for past five decades.

He had interacted with the scientists of CSIR-IMMT on various aspects; starting from adaptive nature of molecules to biochemical evidences of life. Apart from his research collaboration with this institute, his discussions were inspirational and motivational for the R & D fraternity of CSIR-IMMT.