Professor Charles William Shoppee

Charles William Shoppee, DSc, FAA, FRS

Charles William Shoppee

Elected in 1958

Short citation at year of election

Fellow of the Royal Society, formerly Professor of Chemistry in the University of Wales, now Professor of Organic Chemistry in the University of Sydney, is distinguished for his contributions to organic chemistry, with special reference to the investigation of problems of reaction mechanism, the establishment of the structures of the adreno-cortical hormones, and the elucidation of stereochemical relationships in the steroid field. 

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