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Press Kit for the 2013 (29th) Japan Prize

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Profs. Grant Willson and Jean Fréchet are honored for "Materials and Production" Field;
Prof. Frederick Grassle for "Biological Production and Biological Environment" Field


Japan Prize 2013 (29th) Laureates

Prof. C. Grant Willson and Prof. Jean M. J. Fréchet for development of chemically amplified resist polymer materials for innovative semiconductor manufacturing process.
Dr. John Frederick Grassle for contribution to marine environmental conservation through research on ecology and biodiversity of deep-sea organisms.

"Materials and Production" field
PhotoProf. C. Grant Willson (USA)
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

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Profile Award Citation
PhotoProf. Jean M. J. Fréchet (USA)
Vice- President for Research
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

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Profile Award Citation
"Biological Production and Biological Environment" field
Photo Dr. John Frederick Grassle (USA)
Professor Emeritus, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Profile Award Citation

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