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Sir Harry Kroto
Harold Walter Krotoschiner
7 October 1939
|Died||30 April 2016
|Alma mater||University of Sheffield|
|Thesis||The spectra of unstable molecules under high resolution (1964)|
Kroto shared the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Robert Curl and Richard Smalley for their discovery of fullerenes. He spent a large part of his career at the University of Sussex, where he was an emeritus professor. Kroto was an early supporter of Asteroid Day.
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