Britton Chance


"For pioneering application of physical tools to the understanding of Biological phenomena. The early applications ranged from novel spectrometry that elucidated electron transfer processes in living systems to analog computation of nonlinear processes. Later contributions have been equally at the forefront."

Selection Committee:

C.P. Bean, Chair, L. Stryer, J.J. Hopfield, L.X. Finegold, A.S. Brill