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Enough for One Lifetime: Wallace Carothers, Inventor of Nylon
The first full biography of the man whom Roger Adams called the greatest chemist in America. Carothers took an infant science called polymer chemistry, defined it, and guided it toward its present maturity. Hermes tells the story of Carothers's sudden dramatic research successes—the discoveries that led to neoprene and nylon—and his relentless slide into depression, alcohol, and suicide, through revealing letters to his professional colleagues, family, and college classmates.
Research Frontiers for the Chemical Industry: A Report on the Fourth Annual CHF-SCI Innovation Day Warren G. Schlinger Symposium: 11 September 2007:
Chymists and Chymistry Studies in the History of Alchemy and Early Modern Chemistry
Pharmaceutical Innovation: Revolutionizing Human Health
Innovation Frontiers in Industrial Chemistry: A Report on the Second Annual CHF-SCI Innovation Day, Warren G. Schlinger Symposium
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