The Caltech Archives
Welcome imageimageimage
Archives Catalog Entry

Historical File
Andrew A. Benson Historical File

Arthur A. Benson earned his PhD in chemistry at Caltech in 1942. He is known for his work on the pathway in photosynthesis used to make sugars out of carbon dioxide, water and sunlight known as the Benson-Calvin cycle (also known as the Calvin cycle or the Calvin-Benson-Bassham cycle).


ID: 2015-00006
Benson, Andrew A.

MEDIUM: Paper, digital file

Topics: Chemistry, Botany

For information on using Archives materials for commercial or educational purposes (including reproducing PhotoNet images) please see Access and Use.

Return to Search the Archives

Search Help

Caltech