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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1996
Robert F. Curl Jr., Sir Harold Kroto, Richard E. Smalley

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Robert F. Curl Jr. - Facts

Robert F. Curl Jr.

Robert F. Curl Jr.

Born: 23 August 1933, Alice, TX, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Rice University, Houston, TX, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discovery of fullerenes"

Field: organic chemistry, structural chemistry

Prize share: 1/3

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