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Rice University is
celebrating the Buckyball's 25th Discovery Day with a commemorative
celebration and conference. The pivotal discovery of the buckyball
marks the birth of nanoscience and nanotechnology on Rice's Campus.
This discovery resulted in Professors Curl, Kroto and Smalley being
awarded the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry .
celebration and conference will reunite the members of the research
team in a special symposium. Here they will reminsce about
the discovery and provide insight into the future of carbon
nanotechnology. Two additional symposia will feature technical
presentations from eight of the world's leading experts in carbon
nanotechnology. We invite everyone to come to Rice University for this
The Smalley Institute greatly appreciates the generosity of Lockheed Martin as the Presenting Sponsor of the October Celebration.
Buckminsterfullerene Discovery Honorees
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