Leroy Cronin

Glasgow, UK
Lee Cronin was born in Ipswich and was fascinated with science and technology from an early age getting his first computer and chemistry set when he was 8 years old. This is when he first started thinking about programming chemistry. He went to the University of York where he completed both a degree and PhD in Chemistry and then on to do post docs in Edinburgh and Germany before becoming a lecturer at the Universities of Birmingham, and then Glasgow where he has been since 2002 working up the ranks to become the Regius Professor of Chemistry in 2013. He and his team are trying to make artificial life forms, find alien life, explore the digitization of chemistry, and construct chemical computers


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