18/06/1918 American physical chemist Jerome Karle is born
Jerome Karle's Interview
"The President of the USA called me up." Jerome Karle on being awarded the 1985 Nobel Prize
(7 of 8) Jerome Karle, "Exact, Linear Anomalous Dispersion Analysis for Macromolecules"
WhatIDo and Small-angle X-ray scattering explanation
Karle's main area of interest was the determination of crystal structures using X-ray scattering techniques. Together with Herbert A. Hauptman, he described the shapes of hormones, vitamins, even antibiotics, work for which they both received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
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