Richard R. Ernst

1933 - Today

Richard R. Ernst

Richard Robert Ernst (born 14 August 1933) is a Swiss physical chemist and Nobel Laureate.Ernst was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1991 for his contributions towards the development of Fourier transform Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) spectroscopy while at Varian Associates, Palo Alto and the subsequent development of multi-dimensional NMR techniques. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard R. Ernst has received more than 109,964 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 164th most popular chemist.

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Among chemists, Richard R. Ernst ranks 164 out of 473Before him are Cyril Norman Hinshelwood, Giulio Natta, Wallace Carothers, Fritz Strassmann, John Fenn, and Wilfrid Voynich. After him are Osamu Shimomura, Robert Bruce Merrifield, Paul Flory, Feodor Lynen, Paul-Émile Lecoq de Boisbaudran, and Hans von Euler-Chelpin.

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Among people born in 1933, Richard R. Ernst ranks 60Before him are Henryk Górecki, John Mayall, Elizabeth Montgomery, Joan Collins, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Edward de Bono. After him are Cees Nooteboom, Tomislav Ivić, Ali Shariati, Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Mohammad-Ali Rajai, and Than Shwe.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Richard R. Ernst ranks 88 out of 540Before him are Mario Botta (1943), Alejo Carpentier (1904), Johann Jakob Bachofen (1815), Bernardino Luini (1475), Johann Ludwig Burckhardt (1784), and Félix Vallotton (1865). After him are Louis, Duke of Savoy (1413), Abraham-Louis Breguet (1747), Ueli Maurer (1950), Alfred Cortot (1877), Horace Bénédict de Saussure (1740), and Augustin Pyramus de Candolle (1778).

Among CHEMISTS In Switzerland

Among chemists born in Switzerland, Richard R. Ernst ranks 4Before him are Albert Hofmann (1906), Paul Hermann Müller (1899), and Kurt Wüthrich (1938). After him are Germain Henri Hess (1802), Emil Abderhalden (1877), Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac (1817), Victor Goldschmidt (1888), Nicolas Théodore de Saussure (1767), and Jacques-Louis Soret (1827).