Regents Professor Donald Truhlar, a long-time MSI PI in the Department of Chemistry, has received the 2019 American Chemical Society Award in Theoretical Chemistry. Professor Truhlar is one of the top theoretical chemists in the world, with many contributions that have advanced chemistry. The award will be presented at the ACS National Meeting in Orlando, Florida, in April 2019.
Professor Truhlar has used MSI for his research since the Institute’s earliest days in the 1980s. He is also a member of the Chemical Theory Center. An article about his research and this award can be found on the chemistry website: Professor Truhlar Receives 2019 ACS Award in Theoretical Chemistry.