The Newsletter of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Cornell University Number 12, March 1973
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Cornell University Department of Chemistry Newsletter Number 12, March 1973
Roald Hoffman and Robert Woodward (Harvard) will share the first American Chemical Society Cope Award for outstanding contributions to organic chemistry. Woodward and Hoffmann's "Rules of Organic Symmetry", formulated in 1965, for which the award will be made, has been called the greatest theoretical advance in organic chemistry in 30 years.