biographical name Sir Harold Walter 1939- British chemist

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  • Kroto — Kroto,   Sir Harold W., britischer Chemiker, * Wisbech (Cambridgeshire) 7. 10. 1939; seit 1958 Professor an der University of Sussex in Brighton. Kroto war 1985 an der Entdeckung der Fullerene in kondensiertem Graphitdampf beteiligt und erhielt… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Kroto — Harold Walter …   Scientists

  • Kroto — Harold Kroto Sir Harold Walter Kroto KBE (* 7. Oktober 1939 in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire) ist ein britischer Chemiker mit deutschen Wurzeln. Für die Entdeckung der Fullerene, einer neuen Form des Kohlenstoffs mit kugelförmigen Molekülen erhielt er… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kroto — noun British chemist who with Robert Curl and Richard Smalley discovered fullerenes and opened a new branch of chemistry (born in 1939) • Syn: ↑Harold Kroto, ↑Harold W. Kroto, ↑Sir Harold Walter Kroto • Instance Hypernyms: ↑chemist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kroto — Kro·to (krōʹtō ), Sir Harold Walter. Born 1939. British chemist who shared a 1996 Nobel Prize for discovering fullerenes. * * * …   Universalium

  • KROTO, SIR HAROLD WALTER — (1939– ), U.K. chemist and Nobel laureate. He was born in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, the son of refugees from Nazi Germany. When he was one year old, his family moved to Bolton, Lancashire, where he was educated at Bolton School. He graduated with… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kroto , Harold Walter — (1939–) British chemist Born at Bolton in Lancashire, Kroto was educated at the University of Sheffield where he completed his PhD in 1964. After a postdoctoral fellowship with the National Research Council of Canada, and two years with Bell… …   Scientists

  • Kroto, Sir Harold W. — ▪ British chemist in full  Sir Harold Walter Kroto   born Oct. 7, 1939, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, Eng.    English chemist who, with Richard E. Smalley (Smalley, Richard E.) and Robert F. Curl, Jr. (Curl, Robert F., Jr.), was awarded the 1996 Nobel …   Universalium

  • Harold Kroto — Infobox Scientist name = Harold Kroto image size = 180px birth date = birth date and age|1939|10|07|df=y birth place = Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England nationality = United Kingdom field = Chemistry work places = Florida State University… …   Wikipedia

  • Harry Kroto — Harold Kroto Sir Harold Walter Kroto (7 octobre 1939 ) est un chimiste britannique, un des lauréats du prix Nobel de chimie 1996 pour la découverte des fullerènes. Il passe un grande partie de sa carrière à l université de Sussex et travaille… …   Wikipédia en Français

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