In this video scientist and Nobel Laureate Richard Ernst is interviewed by Nobel Lauretae Harry Kroto and ex BBC Horizon producer Edward Goldwyn. Recorded 2003-2004.

Nuclear magnetic resonance (nmr), a powerful determining molecular structure, has totally revolutionised chemistry. From its inception half a century ago, its potential as an analytical tool for identifying compounds was clear, albeit limited by the fact that nmr is an intrinsically weak effect, requiring the most sensitive technology. Video