TITLE

Wilkinson, Geoffrey

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Wilkinson, Geoffrey (1921-1996), a British chemist, is known for his work on organometallic compounds. He shared the 1973 Nobel Prize in chemistry, for establishing the structure of �sandwich molecules� and discovering a new class of compounds, with German chemist Ernst Otto Fischer, who independently worked in the same area.
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37309340

 

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