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Section Board for 'Chemistry' (7)

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Prof. Dr. Jeffrey Bada
Distinguished Research Professor of Marine Chemistry, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093-0212, USA
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Interests: primitive Earth; prebiotic amino acids; cosmogeochemistry; origin of life chemistry; homochirality
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Life: Conditions on the Early Earth >3.5Gy: Limitations for the Sources/Stability of Prebiotic Compounds and the Prebiotic/Biotic Transition
Prof. Dr. Addy Pross
Department of Chemistry, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
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Interests: chemical reactivity; origin of life; abiogenesis; evolution
Dr. Matthew W. Powner
Department of Chemistry, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London, WC1H 0AJ, UK
Tel. +44 (0)20 7679 4542
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Interests: organic chemistry; RNA; peptides; systems chemistry; prebiotic chemistry; crystallisation; photochemistry
Prof. Dr. Jeremy S. Kua
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of San Diego, 5998 Alcala Park, San Diego, CA 92110, USA
Tel. +1 (619) 260-7970
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Interests: prebiotic chemistry; computational chemistry; self-assembly
Prof. Dr. Henderson James Cleaves
1. Director, ELSI Origins Network (EON), Earth-Life Science Institute (ELSI), Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2-12-1-IE-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-8550, JAPAN
2. Associate Professor, Earth-Life Science Institute (ELSI), Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2-12-1-IE-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-8550, JAPAN
3. Long-Term Member, Program in Interdisciplinary Studies, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
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Interests: origins of life; prebiotic chemistry; organic geochemistry; molecular evolution; analytical chemistry; astrobiology; astrochemistry
Dr. Paul Clarke
Department of Chemistry, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
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Interests: origins of life; prebiotic chemistry; carbohydrate genesis; homochirality; minimal cell
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Topical Collection in Life: What's on Board in the Journal Life
Prof. Dr. Mark A. Smith
Department of Chemistry, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77205-5003, USA
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Interests: abiotic organic chemistry; aerosols; atmospheres; interstellar chemistry; instrumentation; physical chemistry
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