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Guillermo Bazan

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Nationality  American
Doctoral advisor  Richard R. Schrock
Name  Guillermo Bazan

Fields  Materials, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Institutions  University of Rochester University of California, Santa Barbara
Known for  Organic semiconductors Polyolefin Synthesis Bioelectronics
Residence  Santa Barbara, California, United States
Alma mater  California Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Similar People  Alan J Heeger, Richard R Schrock, Robert H Grubbs, Yves Chauvin


Guillermo Carlos Bazan is an American chemist, material scientist, and academic.


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Bazan earned a B.Sc with Honors in chemistry from the University of Ottawa in 1986, and a Ph.D in Inorganic Chemistry from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1991. From 1992 to 1998 he was on the faculty of the University of Rochester. In 1998 he was appointed as a professor in the Chemistry & Biochemistry Department and the Materials Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Bazan has over 500 publications, an h-index of 91, and his work has been recognized by the Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award of the American Chemical Society (2007) and the Bessel Award of the Humboldt Foundation. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, 2014
  • Top 50 Material Scientists by Citation and Impact, Thomson Reuters, 2011
  • Professor of the Chang Jiang Scholars Professor, 2009
  • Advanced Materials Editorial Advisory Board, 2008
  • Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2007
  • American Chemical Society Cope Scholar Award, 2007
  • Bessel Award, Humboldt Foundation, 2005
  • National Science Foundation Special Creativity Award, 2003
  • Union Carbide Innovation Award, 1999
  • Union Carbide Innovation Award, 1998
  • Closs Lecturer, University of Chicago, 1997
  • Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation Teacher-Scholar Award, 1996-1998
  • Sloan Research Fellow Award, 1996-1998
  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 1995-1998
  • Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation New Faculty Award, 1992-1993
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Postdoctoral Fellowship, November 1990-May 1992
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada 1967 Science and Engineering Scholarship, September 1986-June 1990
  • References

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