Awards & Winners

Frank Westheimer

Date of Birth 15-January-1912
Place of Birth Baltimore
(Maryland, Baltimore County, United States of America, Area code 410, Area code 443, Area code 667, Area codes 410, 443, and 667)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Frank Henry Westheimer
Profession Scientist, Chemist
Frank Henry Westheimer was an American chemist. He was the Morris Loeb Professor of Chemistry Emeritus at Harvard University, and the Westheimer medal is named in his honour.

Awards by Frank Westheimer

Check all the awards nominated and won by Frank Westheimer.


National Medal of Science for Chemistry
(For his series of extraordinary, original and penetrating investigations of the mechanisms of organic and enzymic reactions, which have played an unequaled role in the advancement of our knowledge of the ways in which chemical and biochemical processes proceed.)


NAS Award in Chemical Sciences
(For his pioneering studies in applying physical chemistry to the understanding of organic chemistry and enzymatic reactions.)