Harry Kroto facts for kids
Quick facts for kids
Kroto in 2010
Harold Walter Krotoschiner
7 October 1939
|Died||30 April 2016
|Alma mater||University of Sheffield|
|Children||David and Stephen|
|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.
Images for kids
Harry Kroto Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.