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Kroto, H. W

LC control no.n 92009796
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Personal name headingKroto, H. W.
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Variant(s)Kroto, Harold W.
Krotoschiner, Harold
Birth date1939-10-07
Death date2016-04-30
Place of birthWisbech (England)
Place of deathEast Sussex (England)
Field of activityChemistry Molecular spectroscopy Buckminsterfullerene
AffiliationFlorida State University
University of Sussex
Profession or occupationNobel Prize winners
Chemists
Found inAuthor's Molecular rotation spectra, 1992: CIP t.p. (H.W. Kroto) galley (Sch. of Mol. Sci., University of Sussex)
LC data base, 1/29/92 (hdg.: Kroto, H. W.)
The Fullerenes, 1993: CIP t.p. (Harold W. Kroto, University of Sussex)
Wikipedia, 19 Apr. 2007 (Sir Harold Walter Kroto, FRS (born 7 October 1939), christened Harold Krotoschiner; in 1955 the family name was shortened to Kroto. He is currently on faculty at Florida State University; since 2004)
New York times WWW site, viewed May 5, 2016 (in obituary published May 4: Harold Kroto; b. Harold Krotoschiner, Oct. 7, 1939, Wisbech, England; moved to Bolton with his mother a year later; around 1955, his father changed the family name to Kroto; d. Saturday [Apr. 30, 2016], East Sussex, England, aged 76; spectroscopic chemist; shared the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering a new arrangement of carbon known as the buckyball)
Associated languageeng