George Zweifel

George Zweifel

Position Title
Professor Emeritus


Organic synthesis; exploration of organoboron, organoaluminum and organosilicon compounds as precursors for stereoselective syntheses of alkenes, dienes and enynes.

Education, Awards and Professional Highlights

  • UC Davis Professor Emeritus (1991)
  • Appointed to UC Davis faculty (1963)
  • Research Associate, Purdue University (1958-1963)
  • Research Fellow, Birmingham Univ., England (1956-1958)
  • Swiss-British Exchange Fellow, Univ. of Edinburgh, (1955-1956)
  • Dr. Sci. Tech., Swiss Fed. Inst. of Tech. (ETH) Zurich, (1956)