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List of notable or famous chemists from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top chemists born in Canada and even some popular chemists who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian chemists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These chemists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known chemist from Canada is included when available.

This list has everything from Michael Smith to Herbert Henry Dow.

This historic chemists from Canada list can help answer the questions "Who are some Canadian chemists of note?" and "Who are the most famous chemists from Canada?" These prominent chemists of Canada may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Canadian chemists.

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Ariel Fenster is science promoter and lecturer in chemistry at McGill University and a founding member of the Office for Science and Society. He holds a Master's degree from the University of Paris and a Ph.D from McGill University. Ariel Fenster lectures extensively in both French and English on ...more

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Age: 73

Birthplace: Bergerac, France

Profession: Chemist

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Arthur J. Carty, OC FRSC, is a Canadian academic and former National Science Advisor to the Government of Canada. Carty is executive director of the Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology at the University of Waterloo, special advisor to the President on international science and technology ...more

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Age: 76

Birthplace: Rowlands Gill, United Kingdom

Profession: Chemist

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Benoît Roux, Ph.D., is Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics at the University of Chicago. He has previously taught at University of Montreal and Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Benoît Roux was a recipient of the 1998 Rutherford Memorial Medal in Chemistry, awarded by the ...more

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Birthplace: Canada

Profession: Chemist

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Bertram Oliver "Bert" Fraser-Reid is a synthetic organic chemist who has been widely recognised for his work using carbohydrates as starting materials for chiral materials and on the role of oligosaccharides in immune response. ...more

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Age: 83

Birthplace: Jamaica

Profession: Chemist

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