Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic
Paris, 5 October 2016
The President of the Republic conveys his heartiest congratulations to Jean-Pierre Sauvage.
Nobel Laureate for Chemistry, jointly with British national J Fraser Stoddart and Dutch national Bernard L. Feringa for their work on molecular machines, Jean-Pierre Sauvage has been bestowed with the highest reward for his work.
The conferring of this award is a mark of recognition for the excellence of French and European research.