2009 - Chemistry

DescriptionJavier Morales, Miguel Apátiga, and Victor M. Castaño of Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, for creating diamonds from liquid — specifically from tequila.
Referencehttp://"Growth of Diamond Films from Tequila" Javier Morales, Miguel Apatiga and Victor M. Castano, 2008, arXiv:0806.1485. Also published as Reviews on Advanced Materials Science, vol. 22, no. 1, 2009, pp. 134-8.
WinnersJavier Morales
WinnersMiguel Apátiga
WinnersVictor M. Castaño