Pittsburgh, PA – Sir Harold Kroto, Francis Eppes Professor of Chemistry at Florida State University, will deliver the Wallace H. Coulter Plenary Lecture at Pittcon 2013 on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. He is currently carrying out research in nanoscience and cluster chemistry as well as developing new Internet approaches to STEM educational outreach.
His lecture is titled “Exameter Objects to Nanometer Ones and Back Again.”
He was knighted in 1996 for his contributions to chemistry and later that year was one of three recipients of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry. Sir Kroto is a Fellow of the Royal Society of London, and holds an emeritus professorship at the University of Sussex in Brighton, United Kingdom.