Past Professor

Peter Wolynes

CAS Professor of Chemistry, Physics, and Biophysics

Peter Wolynes' work across the spectrum of theoretical chemistry has been recognized by the 1986 ACS Award in Pure Chemistry, the 2000 Peter Debye Award for Physical Chemistry of the ACS, the 2012 ACS Award in Theoretical Chemistry, the Fresenius Award, and the Joseph Hirschfelder Prize. For his work on the energy landscape theory of protein folding, he received the 2004 Biological Physics Prize from the American Physical Society (now called the Max Delbrück Prize), and the 2008 Founders Award of the Biophysical Society.

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