Professor Emeritus, born 1927; Columbia College (A.B. 1949), Columbia University (M.A. 1950, Ph.D. 1952), A.E.C. Postdoctoral Fellow, M.I.T., 1951-1952, Professor Emeritus 1993-, Professor of the Graduate School, 1995-1999. Awards include the California Section Award of the American Chemical Society, 1964, the American Chemical Society Award in Petroleum Chemistry, 1967, Guggenheim Fellowship, 1969, Humboldt Senior Scientist Award at the Technische Universität, München, 1976, American Chemical Society James Flack Norris Award in Physical Organic Chemistry, 1982, Cope Scholar Award, 1989; Roger Adams Award, 2009; American Chemical Society Fellow, 2009. Elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 1969; Alfred P. Sloan Fellow, 1958-1962; NSF Science Faculty Fellow, 1959-1960; Election to American Academy of Arts & Sciences, 1977; Fellow, Amer Assocn Advancement of Science, 1978; Alexander von Humboldt Medal, 1979; Miller Institute Research Professor, UCB, 1964-1965, 1979-1980; Elected Corresponding Member, Bavarian Academy of Sciences, 1993; Berkeley Citation, University of California, 1993; ACS Roger Adams Award, 2009.