The Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in the Physical Sciences, awarded at Tel Aviv University, was established through the generosity of Dr. Raymond and Mrs. Beverly Sackler. The prize is awarded alternatively in the fields of Chemistry and Physics, and is intended to encourage dedication to science, originality and excellence by rewarding outstanding young scientists.
The research field for 2013 is Functionalization of Carbon-Hydrogen Bonds in Organic Synthesis.
Professor Melanie S. Sanford, Moses Gomberg Collegiate Professor of Chemistry
and Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Professor Jin-Quan Yu, Frank and Bertha Hupp Professor of Chemistry,
The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA
The Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize will be shared equally among the two recipients and will be awarded to them in person on June 9, 2013, during the Tel Aviv Symposium in Chemical Physics honoring the distinguished laureates and the Annual Session of the Tel Aviv University’s Board of Governors. Tel Aviv University is honored to administer the Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in the Physical Sciences, which is intended to encourage dedication to science, originality and excellence by awarding outstanding young scientists.
List of Laureates From Previous Years