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