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Ben Feringa
Ben Feringa in 2017
BornBernard Lucas Feringa
(1951-05-18) 18 May 1951 (age 70)
Barger-Compascuum, Netherlands
ResidenceGroningen, Netherlands
FieldsOrganic Chemistry
Materials Science
InstitutionsUniversity of Groningen, 1984–present
Royal Dutch Shell, 1979–1984
Alma materUniversity of Groningen
Doctoral advisorHans Wijnberg [nl]
Known forMolecular switches/motors, Homogeneous catalysis, stereochemistry, photochemistry
Notable awardsNobel Prize in Chemistry (2016)

Bernard Lucas "Ben" Feringa (born May 18, 1951 in Barger-Compascuum) is a Dutch chemist, specialized in organic chemistry, materials science, nanotechnology and photochemistry.

Feringa studied at the University of Groningen and is also an academic at the same university.

In 2016, he won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for supramolecular chemistry, together with Jean-Pierre Sauvage and Fraser Stoddart.

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