Taylor and Carter named 2012 ACS Fellows
Three Princeton University professors were among 96 researchers nationwide selected by the American Chemical Society as 2012 ACS Fellows. Established in 2009, the fellows program recognizes "outstanding achievements in and contributions to science and the profession." The newest fellows will be honored in August at the society's national meeting in Philadelphia.
The Princeton honorees are: Edward Taylor Jr., the A. Barton Hepburn Professor of Organic Chemistry, Emeritus, and senior chemist; Emily Carter, the Gerhard R. Andlinger Professor in Energy and the Environment and a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering and applied and computational mathematics (and associated faculty in the Department of Chemistry); and Richard Register, chair and the Eugene Higgins Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering.