Harry Gray receives F.A. Cotton Medal
Professor Harry B. Gray, the Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry at the California Technical Institute and founding director of the Beckman Institute at Caltech, is the 2018 recipient of the F.A. Cotton Medal for Excellence in Chemical Research named for one of the most honored faculty members in Texas A&M University history.
The medal is jointly awarded each year by the Texas A&M Department of Chemistry and the Texas A&M Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) in tribute to Dr. Albert Cotton, a Texas A&M distinguished professor of chemistry widely considered one of the world's foremost inorganic chemists who passed away on February 20, 2007. He was the inaugural recipient of the medal when it was first awarded in 1995.