Ei-ichi Negishi - 2010 Nobel Laureate
Herbert C. Brown Distinguished Professor Organic Chemistry & Teijin Limited
Director of the Negishi-Brown Institute
Brown Laboratory of Chemistry
560 Oval Drive, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2084, USA
Ei-ichi Negishi has been a researcher at Purdue University for more than forty years. In December 2010, he received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing metal-based reactions called palladium-catalyzed cross-coupling, that allow for easy and efficient synthesis of complex organic compounds.
Video clip of October 6, 2010 Nobel Announcement
Biography of Dr. Negishi (Larger Video)