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March 29, 2010
Volume 88, Number 13
p. 42

Pittcon Awards 2010: Walter Jennings

Scientists lauded for their contributions to analytical chemistry and applied spectroscopy

Linda Wang

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Pittcon and the Chemical Heritage Foundation presented the 2010 Pittcon Heritage Award to Walter Jennings, a professor emeritus at the University of California, Davis, and cofounder of J&W Scientific. Jennings built the first gas chromatograph in 1954 at the University of California, Davis. His laboratory became one of the first incubators for scientists developing gas chromatography fundamentals, applications, sample preparation columns, and instrumentation.

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