(born October 10, 1930) is a French chemist and Nobel Prize laureate. He is honorary research director at the Institut français du pétrole and a member of the French Academy of Science. Chauvin received his degree from the Lyon School of Chemistry, Physics and Electronics in 1954.
19.08.2012 [Phys.Org (press release)] - Grubbs, who is with the California Institute of Technology, and Schrock, who is with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, shared the 2005 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with YvesChauvin for the development of the "metathesis method." That new way to
21.11.2005 - It is not new that the 2005 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded jointly to YvesChauvin, Robert H. Grubbs and Richard R. Schrock “for the development of the metathesis method in organic synthesis”