|DATES:||1922 - 2000|
|WORKED AT:||BASF, IDC|
Ernst Meyer, born 1922, since 1955 he had been
working for BASF, at first in the area of vat dyes. 1962-1987 Leader of a working group on
development and use of computer methods in chemistry documentation, 1988-1991 busy as subject controller for the German government (BMFT).
Gmelin-Beilstein Gedenkmünze of the GdCh
Skolnik Award of the ACS 1990
Some of Meyer's works include:
Meyer, E. (1969). The IDC System for chemical documentation. Journal of Chemical Documentation, 9, 109-113
Meyer, E. (1991). Computer representation and handling of structures : retrospect and prospects. Journal for Chemical Information and Computer Science, 31, 68-75.
Meyer, Ernst: Zur Geschichte der Dokumentation in der Chemie