Remembering Ahmed Zewail
Ahmed Hassan Zewail was born on February 26, 1946, in Damanhour, Egypt. The Nobel Prize-winning Egyptian-American chemist Ahmed Zewail, a science and technology advisor to President Barack Obama and the man who is known to be the first U. S.
The Times (subscription)
It was 5.30am Pacific coast time when Ahmed Zewail took the phone call from Stockholm. On the line was the secretary general of the Swedish Academy of Sciences who informed the professor of chemistry at the California Institute of Technology in ...
Egyptian Chemist Ahmed Zewail Won Nobel Prize
Wall Street Journal
When Ahmed Zewail, a 23-year-old Egyptian chemist, arrived at the University of Pennsylvania to pursue doctoral studies in 1969, he was painfully aware that his homeland was seen as a loser in the technological race. His new landlady felt obliged to ...
Ahmed H. Zewail
On a summer day of 2008, at one of my stays in Caltech, an enthusiastic Physics Master student from New York, whom Ahmed Zewail did not know before, wanted to meet the sole winner of the 1999 Nobel Prize for Chemistry. I was truly amazed to see Ahmed ...