Jean-Pierre Sauvage (French pronunciation: [ʒãpjɛʁ sovaʒ]; born 21 October 1944) is a French coordination chemist. He worked at Strasbourg University. He has specialized in supramolecular chemistry for which he has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry along with Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa.
Jean-Pierre Sauvage at Nobel press conference in Stockholm, Sweden, December 2016
|Born||21 October 1944|
|Fields||coordination chemistry, supramolecular chemistry|
|Thesis||Les Diaza-polyoxa-macrobicycles et leur cryptates (1971)|
|Doctoral advisor||Jean-Marie Lehn|