The History of Chemistry
1985 – In the mid-80s, Richard E. Smalley, Robert F. Curl, Jr. and Harold W. Kroto announced their discovery of a carbon exclusive spherical shaped molecule which they named buckminsterfullerene. 1994 – Robert A Holton and his team made history in ...
Expert speaker on green and renewable chemistry to appear at MTSU Friday
On Oct. 20, Nobel laureate in chemistry Harry Kroto provided the first public lecture in the $147 million facility. Kroto shared the 1996 Nobel Prize with Robert F. Curl Jr. and Richard E. Smalley for their discovery of fullerenes, a series of carbon ...
Nobel Recipient Drives Creativity, Science Education in MTSU Talk
As the first featured guest lecturer in MTSU's new Science Building, Nobel laureate Harry Kroto mentioned the 1996 international award he received during his one hour-plus public lecture. But at MTSU and virtually anywhere he goes nowadays, the ...
MTSU dedicates new $147 million science building
On Oct. 20, Nobel Prize-winning chemist Harry Kroto will deliver the first public lecture in the building. Kroto shared the 1996 Nobel Prize with Robert F. Curl Jr. and Richard E. Smalley for their discovery of fullerenes, a series of carbon molecules.