Jesse L. Beauchamp

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Jesse(Jack) L. Beauchamp
Born 1942
Residence United States
Nationality United States
Fields Chemist
Institutions California Institute of Technology
Alma mater California Institute of Technology
Harvard University
Known for Mass Spectrometry

Jesse L. Beauchamp (born 1942) is the Charles and Mary Ferkel Professor of Chemistry at the California Institute of Technology.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

  • 1964 B.S. California Institute of Technology
  • 1967 Ph.D. Harvard University

Research interests[edit]

  • Development of novel mass spectrometric techniques in biochemistry.

Awards[edit]

In 1978 he received the Pure Chemistry Award of the American Chemical Society and in 1981 was elected to the National Academy of Sciences. In 1999 he received the Peter Debye Award in Physical Chemistry from the American Chemical Society and was again honored in 2003 with the Field and Franklin Award in Mass Spectrometry.[2] In 2007 he received the Distinguished Contribution Award from the American Society for Mass Spectrometry for the original development and chemical applications of ion cyclotron resonance spectroscopy.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www8.nationalacademies.org/cp/committeeview.aspx?key=49315
  2. ^ Armentrout, Peter B; Bowers, Michael T; Rodgers Mary T (2003). "A celebration of the scientific and personal contributions of Jesse (Jack) L. Beauchamp". International Journal of Mass Spectrometry 222 (1–3): IX–XI. doi:10.1016/S1387-3806(02)01041-2. 

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