Awards & Winners

Derek Barton

Date of Birth 08-September-1918
Place of Birth Gravesend
(United Kingdom, Kent)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Sir Derek Harold Richard Barton
Profession Chemist
Sir Derek Harold Richard Barton FRS, FRSE was a British organic chemist and Nobel Prize laureate.

Awards by Derek Barton

Check all the awards nominated and won by Derek Barton.


Copley Medal
(In recognition of his distinguished contributions to a wide range of problems in structural and synthetic organic chemistry and , in particular, his introduction of conformational analysis into stereochemistry.)


Nobel Prize in Chemistry
(for their contributions to the development of the concept of conformation and its application in chemistry)