text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation
Office of the Director (OD)
design element
National Medal of Science
Image of National Medal of Science
Medal of Science Home
Nomination Information
President's Committee
Natl. Medal of Technology and Innovation
Natl. Science & Technology Medals Foundation
Privacy Act
Office of the Director
Office of the Director (OD)
Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI)
Office of the General Counsel (OGC)
Office of International and Integrative Activities (OIIA)
   - EPSCoR Office
Office of Legislative & Public Affairs (OLPA)

Email this pagePrint this page

The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

Donald J Cram

Title: S. Winstein Professor of Organic Chemistry
Affiliation:   University of California, Los Angeles
    Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
    Los Angeles, California 90024 USA
Gender:   Male
Year Deceased:   2001
divider line
Award Discipline:   Chemistry
Award Year:   1993
Citation:   "For his pioneering research on the chemical foundations of molecular recognition; the understanding of the molecular basis of biological systems; his shaping of scientific thought and development, and guidance to generations of students."
    Presented by President Clinton and Vice President Gore at a ceremony on the White House South Lawn, September 30, 1993.
divider line
Nobel Laureate:   Chemistry, 1987


Search Again


Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page