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

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Richard E. Smalley - Facts

Richard E. Smalley

Richard E. Smalley

Born: 6 June 1943, Akron, OH, USA

Died: 28 October 2005, Houston, 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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