Professor David MacMillan CorrFRSE awarded Nobel Prize in chemistry

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2021 to Professor David MacMillan FRS CorrFRSE,  jointly with Professor Benjamin List, for their development of a precise new tool for molecular construction: organocatalysis. This has had a great impact on pharmaceutical research and has made chemistry greener.

Professor MacMillan was interviewed on the Nobel Prize’s official YouTube channel, discussing his work and reaction to receiving the prize.