John Corbett (chemist)
|John D. Corbett|
|Died||September 2, 2013|
|Institutions||Iowa State University
|Alma mater||University of Washington|
John Corbett was an American chemist who specialized inorganic solid-state chemistry. He received his Ph.D. in 1952 from the University of Washington. He was elected to the United States National Academy of Sciences in 1992.
Corbett joined the faculty of Iowa State University in 1953 where he spent his entire career. He was elected as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He won the ACS Awards in both Inorganic Chemistry and in Distinguished Service in the Advancement of Inorganic Chemistry.