CCHP Publications

Center for Contemporary History and Policy staff and fellows are engaged in ongoing research projects and related conferences; many of these projects result in publications such as the Studies in Sustainability or Studies in Materials Innovation white paper series.  In addition, CCHP staff and fellows continually contribute to Chemical Heritage and other scholarly publications.  

Hear It Firsthand

CHF’s Center for Oral History captures and preserves the stories of notable figures in chemistry and related fields. Many of the oral histories in the collection belong to winners of CHF’s awards, including

  • Arnold Beckman, winner of the Othmer Gold Medal (2000)
  • Robert Allington, winner of the Pittcon Heritage Award (2005)
  • Carl Djerassi, winner of the Othmer Gold Medal (2000), the AIC Gold Medal (2004), and the Ullyot Public Affairs Lecturer (1995)
  • Gordon Cain, winner of the Petrochemical Heritage Award (1997)

Listen to their extraordinary stories today!