Today's Chemist at Work


Table of Contents

July/August 1997
Volume 6, Number 7

FEATURES

39 AN UPBEAT YEAR FOR CHEMISTS
Salaries and unemployment have turned the corner for the first time in three or four years
David M. Kiefer
46 RAPID, RELIABLE DRUG DISCOVERY
The efficiency provided by informative libraries facilitates the generation and optimization of drug candidates
Peter L. Myers, Jonathan W. Greene, John Saunders, and Steven L. Teig

DEPARTMENTS

10 UPDATE
15 COMPUTERS IN CHEMISTRY
Computational fluid dynamics and computer simulation
Denny Meredith
19 LAB PRODUCTS NOTEBOOK
Symposium offers tips for laboratory managers
Julie K. Poudrier
25 KEEPING UP
28 CHEMISTS AT WORK
Activity-based management: Coming to a workplace near you
John K. Borchardt
34 People skills for Workplace 2000
55 HEALTH PERSPECTIVES
More about food
Trevor Smith
57 PERSONAL BUSINESS
Socially responsible investing: Is it for you?
Dickinson J. Miller
61 REGULATIONS AND YOU
Streamlining: Getting a new method approved by the US EPA
James F. Ryan
64 NEW PRODUCTS
72 COMMENT
How are we doing?
Anthony Durniak


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