Herbert C. Brown Award for Creative Research in Synthetic Methods Recipients

Congratulations to past recipients of the Herbert C. Brown Award for Creative Research in Synthetic Methods, which recognizes and encourages outstanding and creative contributions to research in synthetic methods.


  • 2021 - Mark Lautens
  • 2020 - Amir H. Hoveyda
  • 2019 - Huw M. L. Davies 
  • 2018 - Gregory C. Fu
  • 2017 - Bruce H. Lipshutz
  • 2016 - Alois F├╝rstner
  • 2015 - Gary A. Molander
  • 2014 - Paul Knochel
  • 2013 - John F. Hartwig
  • 2012 - Jonathan A. Ellman
  • 2011 - Akira Suzuki
  • 2010 - Larry E. Overman
  • 2009 - Scott E. Denmark
  • 2008 - Eric N. Jacobsen
  • 2007 - David A. Evans
  • 2006 - Richard F. Heck
  • 2005 - Gilbert Stork
  • 2004 - Edwin Vedejs
  • 2003 - Paul A. Wender
  • 2002 - Clayton H. Heathcock
  • 2001 - Robert H. Grubbs
  • 2000 - Samuel J. Danishefsky
  • 1999 - Barry M. Trost
  • 1998 - Herbert C. Brown