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Main papers

The C60 discovery paper

H W Kroto, J R Heath, S C O’Brien, R F Curl and R E Smalley, ‘C60: Buckminsterfullerene' (PDF, 216KB), Nature, 318 (No.6042), 162-163, (1985).

The electronic spectrum of CBr, Sir Harry Kroto's first paper 

R N Dixon and H W Kroto, ‘High resolution study of the spectrum of the CBr radical’ (PDF, 605KB), Trans Faraday Soc, 59, 1484-1489 (1963).

A personal overview of the discovery of C60

H W Kroto, 'C60: Buckminsterfullerene, the celestial sphere that fell to earth' (PDF, 2.25MB), Angew. Chem. Internat. Edit. Engl., 31, 111-129 (1992).

A review of molecular spectroscopy results on the detection of new molcules

H W Kroto, ‘Semistable molecules in the laboratory and in space’ (PDF, 6.4MB), Royal Society of Chemistry Tilden Lecture; Chem. Soc. Revs., 11, 435-491 (1982).

The paper first describing the Isolated Pentagon Rule and predicting the tetravalency and metastability of C28

H W Kroto, 'The stability of the Fullerenes Cn(n = 24, 28, 32, 50, 60 and 70)' (PDF, 566KB), Nature, 329, 529-531 (1987).

A personal overview of the discovery of C60

H W Kroto, 'Chains and grains in interstellar space' (PDF, 1.02MB), in A Leger, L d’Hendecourt and N Boccara, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Astrophysics, Reidel, 1987, pp197-206.

A review of the impact of the C60 discovery on molecules in space

H W Kroto, 'Space, stars, C60 and soot' (PDF, 1.81MB), Science, 242, 1139-1145 (1988).

Discussing the possibiliy of C60 and its analogues in space and as DIB carriers

J P Hare and H W Kroto, 'A postbuckminsterfullerene view of carbon in the galaxy' (PDF, 961KB), Accounts Chem. Res., 25, 106-112 (1992).


Full publications list


2010-14

  • P W Dunk, M Mulet-Gas, Y Nakanishi, N K Kaiser, A Rodriguez-Fortea, H Shinohara, A G Marshall and H W Kroto, Nature Communications 2014.
  • M Mulet-Gas, L Abella, P W Dunk, A Rodriguez-Fortea, H W Kroto and J M Poblet, 'Small endohedral metallofullerenes: exploration of the structure and growth mechanism in the Ti@C2n family', Sci. 2014, Advance Article.
  • P W Dunk, J-J Adjizian, N K Kaiser, J P Quinn, G T Blakney, C P Ewels, A G Marshall and H W Kroto, 'Metallofullerene and fullerene formation from condensing carbon gas under conditions of stellar outflows and implication to stardust', Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2013, 110 (45), 18081-18086 (2013).
  • P W Dunk, A Rodriguez-Fortea, N K Kaiser, J M Poblet and H W Kroto, 'Formation of heterofullrenes by direct exposure of C60 to boron vapor', Chem. Int. Ed. 52 (1), 315-319 (2013).
  • V V Lobodin, J J Savory, P W Dunk and A G Marshall, 'Charge reversal fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance mass spectrometry', Am. Soc. Mass. Spectr. 24, 213-221 (2013).
  • P W Dunk, N K Kaiser, M Mulet-Gas, A Rodriguez-Fortea, J M Poblet, H Shinohara, C L Hendrickson, A G Marshall and H W Kroto, 'The smallest stable fullerene, M@C28 (M=Ti, Zr, U): Stabilisation and growth from carbon vapor', Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 9380-9389 (2012).
  • P W Dunk, N K Kaiser, C L Hendrickson, J P Quinn, C P Ewels, Y Nakanishi, Y Sasaki, H Shinohara, A G Marshall and H W Kroto, 'Closed network growth of fullerenes', Nature Communications 3, 855. 9 (2012).

2005-09

  • P Jain, V Ramachandran, R J Clark, H D Zhou, B H Toby, N S Dalal, H W Kroto and A K Cheetham, 'Multiferroic behaviour associated with an order−disorder hydrogen bonding transition in metal−organic frameworks (MOFs) with the perovskite ABX3 architecture', Am. Chem. Soc., 131 (38), pp 13625–13627 (2009).
  • P Jain, N S Dalal, B H Toby, H W Kroto and A K Cheetham, 'Order-disorder antiferroelectric phase transition in a hybrid inorganic-organic framework with the perovskite architecture', J.A.C.S.; 130(32): 10450-1, (2008).
  • Y Z Jin, R J Curry, J Sloan, R A Hatton, L C Chong, N Blanchard, V Stolojan, H W Kroto and S R P Silva, 'Structural and optoelectronic properties of C60 rods obtained via a rapid synthesis route', J. Mater. Chem., 16, 3715-3720 (2007).
  • S J Small Henley, R A Hatton, Y C Guan, G Chao, Z Hailin, H W Kroto and S R P Silva, 'Enhancement of polymer luminescence by excitation-energy transfer from multi-walled carbon nanotubes', (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany) 3(11):1927-33. (2007).
  • M Randic, H W Kroto and D Vukicevic, 'Numerical Kekule structures of fullerenes and partitioning of pi-electrons to pentagonal and hexagonal rings', Journal Of Chemical Information And Modeling; 47 (3): 897-904 (2007).
  • J A Rodríguez-Manzo, M Terrones, H Terrones, H W Kroto, S Litao and F Banhart, 'In situ nucleation of carbon nanotubes by the injection of carbon atoms into metal particles', Nature nanotechnology; 2(5):307-11. (2007).
  • H W Kroto, 'Some new insights in to the mechanisms of fullerene and nanotube formation', Applied Surface Science 252 (19): 6403-6403 (2006).
  • M J Humphry, P H Beton, D L Keeling, R H J Fawcett, P Moriarty, M J Butcher, P R Birkett, D R M Walton, R Taylor and H W Kroto, 'Lateral translation of covalently bound fullerenes', Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 18, S1837-S1846 (2006).
  • H W Kroto, 'Supramolecular chemistry of fullerenes', Tetrahedron 62 (9): 1921 (2006).
  • Y Z Jin, Y J Kim, C Gao, Y Q Zhu, A Huczko, M Endo and H W Kroto, 'High temperature annealing effects on carbon spheres and their applications as anode materials in Li-Ion secondary battery', Carbon, 44(4), 724-729. (2006).
  • M A Phillips, J N O’Shea, P R Birkett, J Purton, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, R Taylor and P Moriarty, '(C6H5)5C60H at Si(111)-(7×7) and Ag: Si(111)-(root 3x root 3)R30 degrees surfaces', Physical Review B 72 (7): Art. No. 075426 (2005).
  • K Schulte, R A J Woolley, L Wang, P J Moriarty, P R Birkett, H W Kroto and B C C Cowie, 'XSW feasibility study of C60Ph5OH on Ag(111): combining hard X-rays, low Z and, low coverage', Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research Section A-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors And Associated Equipment 547 (1): 208-215 (2005).
  • Y Z Jin, C Gao, H W Kroto and T Maekawa, 'Polymer-grafted carbon spheres by surface-initiated atom transfer radical polymerisation', Macromolecular Rapid Communications 26 (14): 1133-1139, (2005).
  • D Vukicevic, H W Kroto and M Randic, 'Atlas of kekule valence structures of buckminsterfullerene', Croatica Chemica Acta 78 (2): 223-234 (2005).
  • 'Polyurea-functionalised multiwalled carbon nanotubes: synthesis, morphology, and raman spectroscopy', J. Phys. Chem. B . ; 109 (24); 11925-11932 (2005).
  • Y Z Jin, C Gao, W K Hsu, Y Zhu, A Huczko, M Bystrzejewski, M Roe, C Y Lee, S Acquah, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'A systematic study of the large-scale synthesis and characterisation of carbon spheres prepared by direct pyrolysis of hydrocarbons', Carbon 43; 1944–1953 (2005).
  • A Huczko, H Lange, M Bystrzejewski, P Baranowski, H Grubek-Jaworska, P Nejman, T Przybylowski, K Czuminska, J Glapinski, D R M Walton and H W Kroto, 'Pulmonary toxicity of 1-D nanocarbon materials; Fullerenes nanotubes and carbon nanostructures', 13 (2): 141-145 (2005).
  • V Stolojan, S R P Silva, M J Goringe, R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, D R M Walton and H W Kroto, 'Dielectric properties of WS2-coated multiwalled carbon nanotubes studied by energy-loss spectroscopic profiling', Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 063112 (2005).

2000-04

  • A M Smith, S F A Acquah, N Bone, H W Kroto, M G Ryadnov, M S P Stevens, D R M Walton and D N Woolfson, 'Polar assembly in a designed protein fiber', Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 44: 325-328 (2004).
  • H Kong, W Li, C Gao, D Y Yan, Y Z Jin, D R M Walton and H W Kroto, 'Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)-coated carbon nanotubes: temperature-sensitive molecular nanohybrids in water', Macromolecules 37: 6683 (2004).
  • Y Z Jin, W K Hsu, Y L Chueh, L J Chou, Y Q Zhu, K Brigatti, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Large-scale production of NbS2 nanowires and their performance in electronic field emission', Angewandte Chemie International Edition 43: 5670-5674 (2004).
  • Y Q Zhu, Y Z Jin, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Co-catalysed VLS growth of novel ceramic nanostructures', Journal Of Materials Chemistry 14 (4): 685-689 (2004).
  • Y Z Jin, Y Q Zhu, R L D Whitby, N Yao, R Z Ma, P C P Watts, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, 'Simple approaches to quality large-scale tungsten oxide nanoneedles', Journal Of Physical Chemistry B 108 (40): 15572-15577 (2004).
  • H Kroto, 'Nanotechnology of carbon and related materials', Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society Of London Series A-Mathematical Physical And Engineering Sciences 362 (1823): 2033-2033 (2004).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu et al, 'Novel nanoscale architectures: coated nanotubes and other nanowires', Philosophical Transactions Of The Royal Society Of London Series A-Mathematical Physical And Engineering Sciences 362 (1823): 2127-2142 (2004).
  • C H P Poa, R C Smith S R P, Silva et al, 'Field emission from nonaligned carbon nanotube-polymer matrix cathodes', Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 21 (4): 1715-1719 (2003).
  • H Lange, M Sioda, A Huczko et al, 'Nanocarbon production by arc discharge in water', Carbon 41 (8): 1617-1623 (2003).
  • Y Z Jin, Y Q Zhu, K Brigatti et al, 'Catalysed growth of novel aluminium oxide nanorods', Applied Physics A-Materials Science and Processing 77 (1): 113-115 (2003).
  • P C P Watts, W K Hsu, H W Kroto et al, 'Are bulk defective carbon nanotubes less electrically conducting?', NANO LETTERS 3 (4): 549-553 (2003).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, C B Boothroyd et al, 'WS2 layer formation on multi-walled carbon nanotubes', Applied Physics A-Materials Science and Processing 76 (4): 527-532 (2003).
  • A Huczko, H Lange, G Chojecki et al, 'Synthesis of novel nanostructures by metal-polytetrafluoroethene thermolysis', Journal of Physical Chemistry B 107 (11): 2519-2524 (2003).
  • P C P Watts, P K Fearon, W K Hsu et al, 'Carbon nanotubes as polymer antioxidants', Journal of Materials Chemistry, 13 (3): 491-495 (2003).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, C B Boothroyd et al, 'WS2/C nanocomposites reviewed', New Diamond and Frontier Carbon Technology, 13 (1): 7-18 (2003).
  • Y Q Zhu, T Sekine, K S Brigatti et al, 'Shock-wave resistance of WS2 nanotubes', Journal of the American Chemical Society, 125 (5): 1329-1333 (2003).
  • A Huczko, H Lange, G Chojecki, S Cudziło, Y Q Zhu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Synthesis of novel nanostructures by metal−polytetrafluoroethene thermolysis', Phys. Chem. B, 107, 2519–2524 (2003).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Conversion of amorphous WO3-x into WS2 nanotubes', Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 4, 3938-3940 (2002).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'An alternative route to NbS2 nanotubes', J. Phys. Chem. B., Phys. Chem. B, 106, 7623-7626 (2002).
  • Y Q Zhu, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, H Langer and A Huczko, 'A systematic study of ceramic nanostructures generated by arc-discharge', Chem. Phys. Lett. 365 457–463 (2002).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, C B Boothroyd, K S Brigatti, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'WS2 layer formation on multi-walled carbon nanotubes', Appl. Phys. A 76, 527–532 (2003).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, C B Boothroyd, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Tungsten disulphide coated multi-walled carbon nanotubes', Chem. Phys. Lett., 359, 121–126 (2002).
  • A Huczko, H Lange, M Sioda, Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Hollow cathode plasma synthesis of carbon nanofiber arrays at low temperature', J. Chem. Phys., 106, 1534 (2002).
  • S Trasobares, O Stephan, G Hug, C Colliex, W K Hsu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Compartmentalised CNx nanotubes; Chemistry, morphology and growth', J. Chem. Phys., 116, 8966 (2002).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, P K Fearon, N C Billingham, I Maurin, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, C B Boothroyd, S Firth, R J H Clark and D Collison, 'Multi-walled carbon nanotubes coated with tungsten disulphide', Chem. Mater., 14, 2209 (2002).
  • M Rühle, T Seeger, Ph Redlich, N Grobert, M Terrones, D R M Walton and H W Kroto, 'Novel SiOx-coated carbon nanotubes', J. Ceramic Processing Research, 3, 1 (2002).
  • C H Poa, S R P Silva, P C P Watts, W K Hsu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Field emission from non-aligned carbon nanotubes embedded in a polystyrene matrix', Appl. Phys. Lett., 80, 3189 (2002).
  • M Sharon, W K Hsu, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, A Kawahara, T Ishihara and Y Takita, 'Camphor-based carbon nanotubes as an anode in lithium secondary batteries', J. Power Sources, 104, 148 (2002).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, T H Lee, C B Boothroyd, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Complex WS2 nanostructures', Chem. Phys. Lett., (proofs 13 May 2002).
  • N Grobert, W K Hsu, H W Kroto, M Mayne, M Terrones, P C P Watts, R L D Whitby, D R M Walton and Y Q Zhu, 'Novel nanostructures: from metal-filled carbon nanotubes to MgO nanoferns', in Perspectives of Fullerene Nanotechnology, E Osawa (Ed), Kluwer AP 1-19 (2002).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, P C P Watts, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'WS2 nanotubes containing single-walled carbon nanotube bundles', Appl. Phys. Lett., 79, 4574 (2001).
  • A D Darwish, A G Avent, P R Birkett, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Some 4-fluorophenyl derivatives of [60]fullerene: oxide-induced fragmentation to C58', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 782 (2001).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, W Z Zhou, M Terrones, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Selective co-catalysed growth of novel MgO fishbone fractal nanostructures', Chem. Phys. Lett., 347,337 (2001).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Carbon nanotube templated promoted growth of NbS2 nanotubes/nanorods', Chem. Comm., 2184 (2001).
  • T Seeger, Ph Redlich, N Grobert, M Terrones, D R M Walton, H W Kroto and M Rühle, 'SiOx-coating of carbon nanotubes at room temperature', Chem. Phys. Lett., 339, 41-46 (2001).
  • R L D Whitby, W K Hsu, P K Fearon, H W Kroto, D R M Walton and C B Boothroyd, 'Tungsten disulphide sheathed carbon nanotubes', Chem. Phys. Chem., 2, 620 (2001).
  • S Trasobares, O Stephan, C Colliex, G Hug, W K Hsu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Electron beam puncturing of carbon nanotube containers for release of stored nitrogen gas', Eur. Phys. J B, 22, 117 (2001).
  • P C P Watts, W K Hsu, G Z Cheng, D J Fray, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'A low resistence boron-doped carbon nanotube-polystyrene complex', J. Mat. Chem., 11, 2482 (2001).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, S Firth, M Terrones, R J H Clark, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Nb-doped WS2 nanotubes', Chem. Phys. Lett., 342, 15-21 (2001).
  • M Mayne, N Grobert, M Terrones, R Kamalakaran, M Rühle, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Pyrolytic production of aligned carbon nanotubes from homogeneously dispersed benzene-based aerosols', Chem. Phys. Lett., 338, 101-107 (2001).
  • W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu, N Yao, S Firth, R J H Clark, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Titanium-doped molybdenum disulfide nanostructures', Adv. Functional Mat., 11, 69 (2001).
  • A G Avent, P R Birkett, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Preparation and characterisation of two [70]fullerene diols, C70Ph8(OH)2', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 68 (2001).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, M Terrones, S Firth, N Grobert, R J H Clark, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Tungsten-niobium-sulfur composite nanotubes', Chem. Comm., 121-122 (2001).
  • W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu, S Firth, M Terrones, H Terrones, S Trasobares, R J H Clark, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'WxMoyCzSnanotubes', Carbon, 39, 1103-1116 (2001).
  • P-F Coheur, J Cornil, D A dos Santos, P R Birkett, J Livin, J L Bredas, D R M Walton, R Taylor, H W Kroto and R Colin, 'Photophysical properties of hexa-functionalised C60 derivatives: spectroscopic and quantum-chemical investigations', J. Chem. Phys., 112, 8555 (2000).
  • W-Q Han, P Kohler-Redlich, T Seeger, F Ernst, M Rühle, N Grobert, W-K Hsu, B-H Chang, Y-Q Zhu, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, M Terrones and H Terrones, 'Aligned CNx nanotubes by pyrolysis of ferrocene/C60 under NH3 atmosphere', Appl. Phys. Lett., 77, 1807-1809 (2000).
  • W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, R Kamalakaran and M Terrones, 'C-MoS2 and C-WS2 nanocomposites', Appl. Phys. Lett., 77, 4130-4132 (2000).
  • W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu, C B Boothroyd, I Kinloch, S Trasobares, H Terrones, N Grobert, M Terrones, R Escudero, G Z Chen, C Colliex, A H Windle, D J Fray, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Mixed phase WxMoyCzS2 nanotubes', Chem. Mater., 12, 3541-3546 (2000).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, H Terrones, N Grobert, B H Chang, M Terrones, B Q Wei, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, C B Boothroyd, I Kinlock, G Z Chen, A H Windle and D J Fray, 'Morphology, structure and growth of WS2 nanotubes', J. Mater. Chem. 10, 2570-2577 (2000).
  • W K Hsu, B H Chang, Y Q Zhu, Y Q Han, H Terrones, M Terrones, N Grobert, A K Cheetham, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'An alternative route to molybdenum disulfide nanotubes', J. Am. Chem. Soc., 122, 10155-10158 (2000).
  • W K Hsu, S Y Chu, E Munoz‑Picone, J L Boldu, S Firth, P Franchi, P B Roberts, A Schilder, H Terrones, N Grobert, Y Q Zhu, M Terrones, M E McHenry, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Metallic behaviour of boron-containing carbon nanotubes', Chem. Phys. Lett., 323, 572-579 (2000).
  • W-Q Han, P K Redlich, C Scheu, F Ernst, M Rühle, N Grobert, M Terrones, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Carbon nanotubes as nanoreactors for boriding iron nanowires', Adv. Mater.,12, 1356-1359 (2000).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, N Grobert, B H Chang, M Terrones, H Terrones, H W Kroto, D R M Walton and B Q Wei, 'Production of WS2 nanotubes', Chem. Mater., 12, 1190 (2000).
  • J L Bredas, D R M Walton, R Taylor, H W Kroto and R Colin, J. Chem. Phys., 112, 6371-6781 (2000).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, N Grobert, M Terrones, H Terrones, H W Kroto, D R M Walton and B Q Wei, 'Self-assembly of Si nanostructures', Chem. Phys. Lett., 322, 312-320 (2000).
  • W K Hsu, S Firth, Ph Redlich, M Terrones, H Terrones, Y Q Zhu, N Grobert, A Schilder, R J H Clark, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Boron-doping effects in carbon nanotubes', Mater. Chem., 10, 1425-1429 (2000).
  • W K Hsu, W Z Li, Y Q Zhu, M Terrones, H Terrones, N Yao, J P Zhang, S Firth, R J H Clark, N Grobert, A K Cheetham, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'NaCl crystallisation within the space between carbon nanotube walls', Chem. Phys. Lett., 317, 77-82 (2000).
  • W B Hu, Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, B H Chang, M Terrones, N Grobert, H Terrones, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Generation of hollow crystalline tungsten oxide fibres', Appl. Phys. A, 70, 231.
  • N Grobert, M Terrones, S Trasobares, K Kordatos, H Terrones, J Olivares, J P Zhang, Ph Redlich, W K Hsu, C L Reeves, D J Wallis, Y Q Zhu, J P Hare, A J Pidduck, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'A novel route to aligned nanotubes and nanofibres using laser patterned catalytic substrates', Appl. Phys. A., 70, 175-183 (2000).

1995-99

  • N Grobert, J P Hare, W-K Hsu, H W Kroto, M Terrones, D R M Walton and Y K Zhu, 'New advances in the creation of nanostructured materials', Pure Appl. Chem., 71, 2125-2130 (1999).
  • A D Darwish, A G Avent, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Novel base-catalysed formation of benzo(b)furano[60]- and [70] fullerenes', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 1983-1988 (1999).
  • M Terrones, H Terrones, N Grobert, W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu, J P Hare, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, Ph Kohler-Redlich, M Rühle, J P Zhang and A K Cheetham, 'An efficient route to large arrays of CNx nanofibres by pyrolysis of ferrocene/melamine mixtures', Appl. Phys. Lett., 75, 3932-3934 (1999).
  • Y Q Zhu, W B Hu, W K Hsu, M Terrones, N Grobert, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'SiC-SiOx heterojunctions in nanowires', J. Mater. Chem., 9, 3173-3178 (1999).
  • N Grobert, M Terrones, Ph Redlich, H Terrones, R Escudero, F Morales, W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu, J P Hare, M Rühle, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Enhanced magnetic coercivities in Fe nanowires', Appl. Phys. Lett., 75, 3363-3364 (1999).
  • P Kohler-Redlich, M Terrones, C Manteca-Deigo, W K Hsu, H Terrones, M Rühle, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Stable BC2N nanostructures; low temperature production of segregated C/BN layered materials', Chem. Phys. Lett., 310, 459-465 (1999).
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, M Terrones, N Grobert, W B Hu, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Microscopy study of the growth process and structural features of silicon oxide nanoflowers', Chem. Mater., 11, 2709-2715 (1999).
  • Y Q Zhu, W B Hu, W K Hsu, M Terrones, N Grobert, T Karali, H Terrones, J P Hare, P D Townsend, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'A simple route to silicon-based nanostructures', Advan. Mater., 11, 844-847 (1999).
  • W K Hsu, S Trasobares, H Terrones, M Terrones, N Grobert, Y Q Zhu, W Z Li, R Escudero, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Electrolytic formation of carbon-sheathed mixed Sn-Pb-nanowires', Chem. Mater., 11, 1747-1751 (1999).
  • Y Q Zhu, W Hu, W K Hsu, M Terrones, N Grobert, J P Hare, H W Kroto, D R M Walton and H Terrones, 'Tungsten oxide tree-like structures', Chem. Phys. Lett., 309, 327-334 (1999).
  • M Terrones, N Grobert, W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu, W B Hu, H Terrones, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Advances in the creation of filled nanotubes and novel nanowires', MRS Bull.,24, 43-49 (1999).
  • P-F Coheur, J Cornil, D A dos Santos, P R Birkett, J Livin, J L Bredas, J-M Janot, P Seta, S Leach, D R M Walton, R Taylor, H W Kroto and R Colin, 'Photophysical properties of C60Cl6, C60Ph5Cl and C60Ph5H', Synthetic Mets, 103, 2407-2410 (1999).
  • M Terrones, P Redlich, N Grobert, S Trasobares, W K Hsu, H Terrones, Y Q Zhu, J P Hare, C L Reeves, A K Cheetham, M Rühle, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Carbon nitride nanocomposites: formation of aligned CxNy nanofibres', Advan. Mater., 11, 655-658 (1999).
  • J P Attfield, R L Johnston, H W Kroto and K Prassides, 'New science for new materials', in N Hall (Ed.), The Age of the Molecule, Royal Society of Chemistry, London, 1999, pp 181-208.
  • W K Hsu, Y Q Zhu, S Trasobares, H Terrones, M Terrones, N Grobert, H Takikawa, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Solid phase production of carbon nanotubes', Appl. Phys. A, Rapid Commun., 68, 493 (1999).
  • K Tanaka, M Endo, K Takeuchi, W K Hsu, H W Kroto, M Terrones and D R M Walton, 'Large-scale synthesis of carbon nanotubes by pyrolysis', The Science and Technology of Carbon Nanotubes, K Tanaka, T Yamabe and K Fukui (Eds) Elsevier, 1999, Ch 11, pp 143-152.
  • W K Hsu, J Li, H Terrones, M Terrones, N Grobert, Y Q Zhu, S Trasobares, J P Hare, C J Pickett, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Electrochemical production of low-melting metal nanowires', Chem. Phys. Lett., 301, 159-166 (1999).
  • M Terrones, W K Hsu, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Nanotubes: A revolution in materials science and electronics', in A Hirsch (Ed) Topics in Current Chemistry, 199, 189-234 (1998).
  • N Grobert, M Terrones, A J Osborne, H Terrones, W K Hsu, S Trasobares, Y Q Zhu, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Thermolysis of C60 thin films yields Ni-filled tapered nanotubes', Appl. Phys. A, 67, 595 (1998).
  • P-F Coheur, J Cornil, D A dos Santos, P R Birkett, J Livin, J L Bredas, J-M. Janot, P Seta, S Leach, D R M Walton, R Taylor, H W Kroto and R Colin, 'Photophysical properties of some hexa-functionalised C60 derivatives', Recent Advances in the Chemistry and Physics of Fullerenes and Related Materials, Electrochem. Soc., 6, 1140 (1998).
  • M D Upward, P Moriarty, P H Beton, P R Birkett, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Functionalised fullerenes on silicon surfaces', Surface Sci., 405, 526-531 (1998).
  • A G Avent, P R Birkett, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Stable [60]fullerene carbocations', Chem. Commun., 2153-2154 (1998).
  • N Grobert, J P Hare, W K Hsu, H W Kroto, A J Pidduck, C L Reeves, H Terrones, M Terrones, S Trasobares, C Vizard, D J Wallis, D R M Walton, P J Wright and Y Q Zhu, 'Nanotechnology of nanotubes and nanowires: from aligned carbon nanotubes to silicon oxide nanowires', in H Kuzmany et al. (Eds) Proc. XII Internat. Winterschool on Electronic Properties of Novel Materials – Progress in Molecular Nanostructures, AIP Conf. Proc. 442, 1998, p 29.
  • N Grobert, M Terrones, A J Osborne, H Terrones, W K Hsu, S Trasobares, Y Q Zhu, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Pyrolysis of C60-thin films yields Ni-filled sharp nanotubes', in H Kuzmany et al. (Eds) Proc. XII Internat. Winterschool on Electronic Properties of Novel Materials – Progress in Molecular Nanostructures, AIP Conf. Proc. 442, 1998, p 25.
  • Y Q Zhu, W K Hsu, M Terrones, N Grobert, H Terrones, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, '3D silicon oxide nanostructures from nanoflowers to radiolaria', J. Mater. Chem., 8, 1859-1862 (1998).
  • M Terrones, N Grobert, J P Zhang, H Terrones, J Olivares, W K Hsu, J P Hare, A K Cheetham, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Preparation of aligned carbon nanotubes catalysed by laser-etched cobalt thin films', Chem. Phys. Lett., 285, 299-305 (1998).
  • W K Hsu, M Terrones, H Terrones, N Grobert, A I Kirkland, J P Hare, K Prassides, P D Townsend, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Electrochemical formation of novel nanowires and their dynamic effects', Chem. Phys. Lett., 284, 177-183 (1998).
  • A K Abdul-Sada, A G Avent, P R Birkett, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'A hexaallyl[60]fullerene, C60(CH2CH=CH2)6', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 393-395 (1998).
  • A K Abdul-Sada, A G Avent, P R Birkett, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor, D R M Walton and O B Woodhouse, 'Novel formation of a phenylated isoquinolino[3,4:1,2][60]fullerene', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 307-308 (1998).
  • M Terrones, W K Hsu, A Schilder, H Terrones, N Grobert, J P Hare, Y Q Zhu, M Schwoerer, K Prassides, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Novel nanotubes and encapsulated nanowires', Appl. Phys. A, 66, 307-317 (1998).
  • A G Avent, P R Birkett, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Spontaneous oxidation of C60Ph5X (X = H, Cl) to a benzo[b]furanyl[60]fullerene', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1579-1580 (1997)
  • K Prassides, 'Fullerenes', Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science, 2, 433-439 (1997).
  • H W Kroto, 'Symmetry, space, stars and C60', Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl., 36, 1578 (1997), also Rev. Modern Physics, 69, 703 (1997). Nobel lectures in Chemistry 1996. Solid azafullerenes and azafullerides; K Prassides, F Wudl and W Andreoni, Fullerene Sci. Technol., 5, 801-812 (1997)
  • P R Birkett, A J Cheetham, B R Eggen, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Transition metal surface decorated fullerene as possible catalytic agents for the creation of single-walled nanotubes of uniformed diameter', Chem. Phys. Lett., 281, 111-114 (1997).
  • A G Avent, A M Benito, P R Birkett, A D Darwish, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, I W Locke, M F Meidine, B F O’Donovan, K Prassides, R Taylor, M van Wijnkoop and D R M Walton, 'The structure of fullerene compounds', J. Mol. Struct., 436-437, 1-9 (1997).
  • M Terrones, W K Hsu, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Synthetic routes to novel nanomaterials', Fullerene Sci. Technol., 5, 813 (1997).
  • A D Darwish, P R Birkett, G J Langley, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Arylation of Br2/FeCl3/PhH: formation of C58 derivatives via CO loss', Fullerene Sci. Technol., 5, 705 (1997).
  • A G Avent, P R Birkett, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The Diels-Alder adduct of C70Ph8 with anthracene', Fullerene Sci. Technol., 5, 643 (1997).
  • M Terrones, N Grobert, J Olivares, J P Zhang, H Terrones, K Kordatos, W K Hsu, J P Hare, P D Townsend, K Prassides, A Cheetham, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Controlled production of aligned-nanotube bundles', Nature, 388, 52 (1997).
  • T E Möller, D G Reid, W K Hsu, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Synthesis of nanotubes via catalytic pyrolysis of acetylene: a SEM study', Carbon, 35, 951 (1997).
  • P R Birkett, A G Avent, A D Darwish, I Hahn, H W Kroto, G J Langley, J O’Loughlin, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Arylation of [60]fullerene via electrophilic aromatic substitution involving the electrophile C60Cl6: frontside nucleophilic substitution of fullerenes', J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 2, 1121 (1997).
  • P R Birkett, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Preparation and characterisation of unsymmetrical C60Ph4 and symmetrical C60Ph2: the effect of regioselective attack upon C60Cl6', J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 2, 457-461 (1997).
  • M van Wijnkoop, M F Meidine, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Platinum(0)-[60]fullerene complexes with chelating phosphine ligands. Synthesis and characterisation of (h-C60)Pt(P-P) [P-P = dppe, dppp]', J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans.,675-676 (1997).
  • B F O’Donovan, P B Hitchcock, M F Meidine, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Phosphine-catalysed cycloaddition of buta-2,3-dienoates and but-2-ynoates with [60]fullerene', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 81-82 (1997).
  • W-K Hsu, M Terrones, J P Hare, H Terrones, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Electrolytic formation of carbon nanostructures', Chem. Phys. Lett., 262, 161-166 (1996).
  • M Terrones, A N Benito, W K Hsu, O I Osman, J P Hare, D G Reid, K Prassides, H W Kroto, C Manteca-Diego, H Terrones and D R M Walton, 'Morphology effects of catalytic particles in pyrolytic grown BxCyNz nanofibres and nanotubes', in H Kusmany, J Fink, M Mehring and S Roth (Eds), Fullerenes and Fullerene Structures, World Scientific, 1996, pp 243-249.
  • W-K Hsu, J P Hare, D G Reid, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Production of carbon nanotubes and graphitic onions by condensed phase electrolysis', in H Kuzmany, J Fink, M Mehring and S Roth (Eds), Fullerenes and Fullerene Structures, World Scientific, 1996, pp 226-231.
  • M Terrones, W-K Hsu, H Terrones, J P Zhang, S Ramos, J P Hare, R Castillo, K Prassides, A K Cheetham, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Metal particle catalysed production of nanoscale BN structures', Chem. Phys. Lett., 259, 568-573 (1996).
  • M Terrones, A M Benito, C Manteca-Diego, W-K Hsu, O I Osman, J P Hare, D G Reid, H Terrones, A K Cheetham, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Pyrolytically grown BxCyNz nanomaterials: nanofibres and nanotubes', Chem. Phys. Lett., 257, 576-582 (1996).
  • M Terrones, W-K Hsu, J P Hare, H W Kroto, H Terrones and D R M Walton, 'Graphitic structures: from planar to spheres, toroids and helices', Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. Lond., A354, 2025-2054 (1996).
  • P R Birkett, A D Darwish, A G Avent, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Chlorination and arylation of [60]- and [70]fullerenes', Proc. NATO Workshop, 316, 199-213 (1996).
  • C J Crowley, R Taylor, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, P-C Cheng and L T Scott, 'Pyrolytic production of fullerenes', Synth. Mets., 77, 17-22 (1996).
  • P R Birkett, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Regiochemical clustering in halogenation of C60 and C70', Mol. Mat., 7, 27-32 (1996).
  • J P Hare, W-K Hsu, M Terrones, A Sarkar, S G Firth, A Lappas, R Abeysinghe, H W Kroto, K Prassides, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Fullerene-based materials science at Sussex', Mol. Mat., 7, 17-22 (1996).
  • L J Dunne, A K Sarkar, H W Kroto, J Munn, P Kathirgamanathan, U Heinen, J Fernandez, J P Hare, D G Reid and A D Clark, 'Electrical, magnetic and structural characterisation of fullerene soots', J. Physics-Condensed Matter, 8, 2127-2141 (1996).
  • P R Birkett, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Preparation and characterisation of C70Ph9OH: the first fullerene with a single hydroxy group attached to the cage', J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Commun., 1231-1232 (1996).
  • A G Avent, P R Birkett, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Recent developments in hydrogenation and arylation of [60]- and [70]fullerenes', Mol. Mat., 7, 33-40 (1996).
  • A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Polyhydrogenation of [60]- and [70]fullerenes with Zn/HCl and Zn/DCl', Synthetic Mets., 77, 303-307 (1996).
  • A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Hydrogenation of [76]-, [78]- and [84]fullerenes', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 1415-1418 (1996).
  • P R Birkett, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Formation of C70Ph10 and C70Ph8 from the electrophile C70Cl10', Tetrahedron, 52, 5235-5246 (1996).
  • A M Benito, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, M F Meidine, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Synthesis and characterisation of the methanofullerenes, C60(CHCN) and C60(CBr2)', Tetrahedron Lett., 1085-1086 (1996).
  • J P Hare, W-K Hsu, H W Kroto, A Lappas, K Prassides, M Terrones and D R M Walton, 'Nanoscale encapsulation of molybdenum carbide in carbon clusters', Chem. Mater., 8, 6-8 (1996).
  • J P Hare, W-K Hsu, H W Kroto, A Lappas, W K Maser, A J Pierik, K Prassides, R Taylor, M Terrones and D R M Walton, 'Physico-chemical studies on nanotubes and their encapsulated compounds', in “Recent Advances in the Chemistry and Physics of Fullerenes and Related Materials” M Kadisch and R S Ruoff (Eds), Electrochem. Soc., 2, 599-620 (1995).
  • C J Crowley, H W Kroto, R Taylor, D R M Walton, M S Bratcher, P-C Cheng and L T Scott, 'Formation of [60]fullerene by pyrolysis of coranulene, 7,10-bis(2,2-dibromovinyl)-fluoranthene and 11,12-benzofluoranthene', Tetrahedron Lett., 9215 (1995).
  • J Pola, A D Darwish, R A Jackson, H W Kroto, M F Meidine, A J Abdul-Sada, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Reaction of [60]fullerene with triethylamine', Fullerene Sci. Technol.,3, 229 (1995).
  • A D Darwish, A K Abdul-Sada, G J Langley, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Polyhydrogenation of [60]- and [70]- fullerenes', J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 2, 2359 (1995).
  • W K Hsu, J P Hare, M Terrones, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Condensed phase nanotubes', Nature, 377, 687 (1995).
  • P R Birkett, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Holey fullerenes! A bis-lactone derivative of [70]fullerene with an 11-atom orifice', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1869 (1995).
  • A Sarkar, M Endo and H W Kroto, 'Hemi-toroidal networks in pyrolytic carbon nanotubes', Carbon, 33 51 (1995).
  • S J Austen, P W Fowler, J P B Sandall, P R Birkett, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Theoretical characterisation of C70Cl10: the role of 1,4-addition across hexagonal rings', J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans 2, 1027 (1995).
  • P R Birkett, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Formation and characterisation of C70Cl10', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 683 (1995).
  • P R Birkett, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, G J Langley, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Formation of methylene adducts of [60]-, [70]-, [78]-, and [84]-fullerenes by reaction of fullerene-containing soot extract with THF', J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 2, 511 (1995).
  • R Taylor, G J Langley, J H Holloway, E G Hope, A K Brisdon, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Oxygenated species in the products of fluorination of [60]- and [70] Fullerene by fluorine gas', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 181 (1995).

1990-94

  • R Taylor, A G Avent, P R Birkett, J D Crane, A D Darwish, G J Langley, H W Kroto and D R M Walton; 'Phenylation of [60]fullerene', Novel Forms of Carbon II, MRS., 349, 107 (1994).
  • R Taylor, H W Kroto, D R M Walton and G J Langley, 'Formation of fullerene-C60 by pyrolysis of naphthalene', Mol. Mat., 4, 7 (1994).
  • H W Kroto, J P Hare, A Sarkar, K Hsu, M Terrones and J R Abeysinghe, 'New horizons in carbon chemistry and materials science', M.R.S. Bull., 19, 51 (1994).
  • H W Kroto, 'The charisma of C60 Buckminsterfullerene', M.R.S. Bull., 19, 21 (1994).
  • H W Kroto, 'Smaller carbon species in the laboratory and space', Internat. J. Mass Spectrometry and Ion Processes, 138, 1 (1994).
  • M F Meidine, A G Avent, A D Darwish, G J Langley, W Locke, O Ohashi, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Cis-Bromine addition to the bicyclopentene addend on [60]Fullerene', J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans 2, 2125 (1994).
  • A G Avent, P R Birkett, C Christides, J D Crane, A D Darwish, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, M F Meidine, K Prassides, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The structure of buckminsterfullerene compounds', J. Mol. Struct., 325, 1 (1994).
  • A G Avent, P R Birkett, C Christides, J D Crane, A D Darwish, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, K Prassides, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The fullerenes – precursors for 21st century materals', Pure Appl. Chem., 66, 1389 (1994).
  • H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The structure and reactivity of C60', Pure Appl. Chem., 66, 2091 (1994).
  • A D Darwish, A K Abdul-Sada, G J Langley, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Reaction of [70]Fullerene with benzyne', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 2133 (1994).
  • M F Meidine, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, O Ohashi, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Pentamethylcyclopentadiene adducts of [60]- and [70]fullerene', J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans. 2, 1189 (1994).
  • I W Locke, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, K Prassides, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Phosphorus/Buckminsterfullerene intercalation compound, C60(P4)2', Chem. Phys. Lett., 225, 186 (1994).
  • N S Schneider, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Formation of fullerols via hydroboration of fullerene-C60', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 463 (1994).
  • A G Avent, P R Birkett, J D Crane, A D Darwish, G J Langley, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The structure of C60Ph5Cl and C60Ph5H, formed via electrophilic aromatic substitution', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1463 (1994).
  • A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Improved chromatographic separation of C60 and C70', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 15 (1994).
  • A G Avent, A D Darwish, D K Heimbach, H W Kroto, M F Meidine, J P Parsons, C Remars, R Roers, O Ohashi, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Formation of hydrides of fullerene-C60 and C70', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 15 (1994).
  • M Endo, K Takeuchi, S Igarashi, K Kobori, M Shiraishi and H W Kroto, 'The production and structure of pyrolytic carbon nanotubes (PCNTs)', J. Phys. Chem. Solids, 54, 1841 (1993).
  • K Prassides, 'Neutron scattering and SR studies of fullerenes and their derivatives', Physica Scripta, T49, 735 (1993).
  • R Taylor, A G Avent, P R Birkett, T J S Dennis, J P Hare, P B Hitchcock, J H Holloway, E G Hope, H W Kroto, G J Langley, M F Meidine, J P Parsons and D R M Walton, 'Isolation, characterisation and chemical reactions of fullerenes', Pure Appl. Chem., 65, 135 (1993).
  • H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Stable derivatives of small fullerenes', Chem. Phys. Lett.,214, 353 (1993).
  • A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The C60catalysed oxidation of hydrogen sulphide to sulphur', Fullerene Sci. & Tech., 1, 571 (1993).
  • H P Diego, M E M da Piedade, T J S Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Enthalpies of formation of Buckminsterfullerene (C60) and of the parent ions C60+, C602+, C603+ and C60', J. Chem. Soc., Faraday Trans., 89, 3541, (1993).
  • P R Birkett, C Christidies, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, K Prassides, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Preparation and single crystal structure determination of the solvated intercalate C60Itoluene', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin 2, 1407 (1993).
  • M F Meidine, R Roers, G J Langley, A G Avent, A D Darwish, S Firth, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Formation and stabilisation of the hexa-adduct of cyclopentadiene with C60', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1342 (1993).
  • P R Birkett, A G Avent, A D Darwish, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Preparation and 13C NMR characterisation of C60Cl6', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1230 (1993).
  • R Taylor, G J Langley, A G Avent, T J S Dennis, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, '13C NMR spectroscopy of C76, C78, C84, and mixtures of C86-C102; anomalous chromatographic behaviour of C82 and evidence for C70H12', J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 2, 1029 (1993).
  • R Taylor, G J Langley, A K Brisdon, J H Holloway, E G Hope, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Highly oxygenated derivatives of fluorinated C60, and the mode of fragmentation of the fluorinated cage under electron impact conditions', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 875-878 (1993).
  • H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Polyynes and the formation of fullerenes', Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. Lond. Ser. A, 343, 103-112 (1993).
  • P R Birkett, J D Crane, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, M F Meidine, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The structural characterisation of buckminsterfullerene compounds', J. Mol. Struct., 292, 1 (1993).
  • P R Birkett, I Gross, P J Hendra, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The Raman spectra of C60Br24, C60Br8 and C60Br6', Chem. Phys. Lett., 205, 399-404 (1993).
  • H W Kroto, K Prassides, A J Stace, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Fullerene studies at Sussex', in W.E. Billups and M.A. Ciufolini (Eds.) Buckminsterfullerenes, VCH, 1993, Ch 2, pp 21-57.
  • S P Balm, R A Hallett, A W Allaf, A J Stace and H W Kroto, 'Optical emission from carbon clusters in a supersonic expansion', Internat. J. Mod. Phys. B, 6, 3757 (1992).
  • A W Allaf, R A Hallett, S P Balm and H W Kroto, 'Hydrogenation of carbon clusters', Internat. J. Mod. Phys. B, 6, 3595 (1992).
  • H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Discovery', Univ. Sussex Ann. Rep., 6 (1992).
  • R Taylor, A G Avent, P R Birkett, T J S Dennis, J P Hare, P B Hitchcock, J H Holloway, P G Hope, H W Kroto, G J Langley, M F Meidine, J P Parsons and D R M Walton, 'Isolation, characterisation and chemical reactions of fullerenes', Pure Appl. Chem., 65, 135 (1992).
  • K Prassides, T J S Dennis, C Christidies, E Roduner, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Mu@C70; monitoring the dynamics of fullerenes from inside the cage', J. Phys. Chem., 96, 10600-10602 (1992).
  • J D Crane, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Preparation and characterisation of C60(ferrocene)2', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1764-1765 (1992).
  • M Endo and H W Kroto, 'Formation of carbon nanofibers', J. Phys. Chem., 96, 6941-6944 (1992).
  • K Prassides, H W Kroto, R Taylor, D R M Walton, W I F David, J Tomkinson, R C Haddon, M J Rosseinsky and D W Murphy, 'Fullerenes and fullerides in the solid state; neutron scattering studies', Carbon, 30, 1277-1286 (1992).
  • H W Kroto, 'Introduction', Carbon, 30, 1139-1141 (1992).
  • H W Kroto and M Jura, 'Circumstellar and interstellar fullerenes and their analogues', Astron. Astrophys., 263, 275-280 (1992).
  • H W Kroto, K Prassides, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Isolation and spectroscopy of fullerenes', Physica Scripta, T45, 314-318 (1992).
  • D E Manolopoulos, P W Fowler, R Taylor, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'An end to the search for the ground state of C84?', J. Chem. Soc. Faraday Trans., 88, 3117-3118 (1992).
  • K G McKay, H W Kroto and D J Wales, 'Simulated transmission electron microscope images and characterisation of the ‘Icospiral’', J. Chem. Soc. Faraday Trans., 88, 2815-2821 (1992).
  • M F Meidine, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Single crystal x-ray structure of benzene-solvated C60', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1534-1537 (1992).
  • K Prassides, C Christides, J Tomkinson, M J Rosseinsky, D W Murphy, R C Haddon, T J S Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Neutron scattering studies of Fullerenes and alkali-metal doped Fullerides', in C Taliani, G Ruani and R Zamboni (Eds.) Fullerenes; status and perspectives, Proc. 1st Italian Workshop, Bologna (Feb. 6-7 1992) World Scientific Advanced Series in Fullerenes – Vol. 2, 1992, pp147-160.
  • H W Kroto, K Prassides, M Endo and M Jura, 'Fullerenes: physics and astrophysics studies', in C Taliani, G Ruani and R Zamboni (Eds.) Fullerenes; status and perspectives, Proc. 1st Italian Workshop, Bologna (Feb. 6-7 1992) World Scientific Advanced Series in Fullerenes – Vol.2, 1992, pp1-12.
  • R Taylor, G J Langley, T J S Dennis, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'A mass spectrometric/NMR study of Fullerene-78 isomers', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1043-1046 (1992).
  • H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Post-fullerene organic chemistry', in E Osawa and O Yonemitsu (Eds.), ‘Carbocyclic cage compounds’, VCH, 1992, pp 91-100.
  • P R Birkett, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Preparation and characterisation of C60Brand C60Br8', Nature, 357, 479-481 (1992).
  • K Prassides and H W Kroto, 'Fullerene physics', Physics World, 5, 44-49 (1992).
  • J P Hare and H W Kroto, 'Astrophysical problems involving carbon re-appraised', in P D Singh (Ed.) ‘Astrochemistry of cosmic phenomena’ IAU, The Netherlands, 1992, pp. 47-54.
  • H W Kroto, 'The post-Buckminsterfullerene graphite horizon', J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 2141-2143 (1992).
  • R Taylor, G J Langley, M F Meidine, J P Parsons, A K Abdul-Sada, T J Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Formation of C60Ph12 by electrophilic aromatic substitution', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 667-668 (1992).
  • R Taylor, J H Holloway, E G Hope, A J Avent, G J Langley, T J Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Nucleophilic substitution of fluorinated C60', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 665-667 (1992).
  • J P Hare and H W Kroto, 'A postbuckminsterfullerene view of carbon in the galaxy', Accounts Chem. Res., 25, 106-112 (1992).
  • H W Kroto, 'C60: Buckminsterfullerene, the celestial sphere that fell to earth', Angew. Chem. Internat. Edit. Engl., 31, 111-129 (1992).
  • R Taylor, A G Avent, T J Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto, D R M Walton, J H Holloway, E G Hope, and G J Langley, 'No lubricants from fluorinated C60', Nature, 355, 27 (1992).
  • S Leach, M Vervloet, A Despres, E Breheret, J P Hare, T J Dennis, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Electronic spectra and transitions of the fullerene C60', Chem. Phys.,160, 451-466 (1992).
  • H W Kroto, A W Allaf and S P Balm, 'C60 Buckminsterfullerene', Chem. Revs., 91, 1213-1235 (1991)
  • K Prassides, T J S Dennis, J P Hare, J Tomkinson, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Inelastic neutron scattering spectrum of the fullerene C60', Chem. Phys. Lett., 187, 455-458 (1991).
  • T J Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto, R Taylor, D R M Walton and P J Hendra, 'The vibrational Raman spectra of C60 and C70', Spectrochim. Acta, 47A, 1289-1292 (1991).
  • W J Blau, H J Byrne, D J Cardin, T J Dennis, J P Hare, J Tomkinson, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Large infrared nonlinear optical response of C60', Phys. Rev. Lett.,67, 1423-1425 (1991).
  • W I F David, R M Ibberson, J Matthewman, K Prassides, T J Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Crystal structure and bonding of ordered C60', Nature, 353, 156-158 (1991).
  • P W Fowler, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Hypothetical twisted structure for C60F60',  J. Chem. Soc. Faraday Trans., 87, 2685-2686 (1991).
  • Z Gasyna, P N Schatz, J P Hare, T J Dennis, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The magnetic circular dichroism and absorption spectra of C60 isolated in argon matrices', Chem. Phys. Lett., 183, 283-291 (1991).
  • H W Kroto, 'C60: the celestial sphere that fell to earth', Nanotechnology, 1, 1-2 (1991).
  • J H Holloway, E G Hope, R Taylor, J G Langley, A G Avent, T J Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Fluorination of Buckminsterfullerene', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 966-969 (1991).
  • A Dworkin, C Fabre, D Schutz, G Kriza, R Ceolin, H Szwarc, P Bernier, D Jerome, S Leach, A Rassat, J P Hare, T J Dennis, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Thermodynamic characterisation of the crystallinity of footballene C60', C. R. Acad., Sci. Paris, t.313, Ser II, 1017 (1991).
  • R Taylor, J P Parsons, A G Avent, S P Rannard, T J Dennis, J P Hare, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, 'Degradation of C60 by light', Nature, 351, 277 (1991).
  • A Dworkin, H Szwarc, S Leach, J P Hare, T J Dennis, H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'Thermodynamic evidence for a phase transition in crystalline fullerene C60', C. R. Acad., Sci. Paris, t.312, Ser II, 979-982 (1991).
  • J P Hare, T J Dennis, H W Kroto, R Taylor, A W Allaf, S Balm and D R M Walton, 'The IR spectra of Fullerene-60 and -70', J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 412-413 (1991).
  • J P Hare, H W Kroto and R Taylor, 'Preparation and UV/VIS spectra of Fullerenes C60 and C70',  Chem. Phys. Lett., 177, 394-398 (1991).
  • S P Balm, A W Allaf, H W Kroto and J N Murrell, 'Potential-energy function of large carbon clusters', J. Chem. Soc. Faraday Trans., 86, 803-806 (1991).
  • S P Balm, J P Hare and H W Kroto, 'The analysis of comet mass spectrometric data', Space Sci. Revs., 56, 185-189 (1991)
  • H W Kroto, R Taylor and D R M Walton, 'The discovery of C60', Univ. Sussex Ann. Rep., 6-8 (1990-91).
  • H W Kroto, 'Fullerene cage clusters. The key to the structure of solid carbon', J. Chem. Soc., Faraday Trans., 86, 2465-2468 (1990).
  • R Taylor, J P Hare, A K Abdul-Sada and H W Kroto, 'Isolation, separation and characterisation of the fullerenes C60 and C70; the third form of carbo', J. Chem. Soc. Chem.,Commun., 1423-1425 (1990).
  • S P Balm and H W Kroto, 'Possible assignment of the 11.3 m UIR feature in emission from soot-like microparticles with internal hydrogens', Mon. Not. Roy. Astronom. Soc., 245, 193-197 (1990).
  • H W Kroto, 'The formation and structure of interstellar dust', in S. Chang (Ed.) ‘Carbon in the Galaxy’; Proc. Conf. NASA Aims Research Center, Nov 5-6 1987, Publ. 1990.
  • H W Kroto, 'C60, fullerenes, giant fullerenes and soot', Pure Appl. Chem., 62, 407-415 (1990).
  • M Jura and H W Kroto, 'Dust around AFGL 2688, molecular shielding, and the production of carbon chain molecules', Astrophys. J., 351, 222-229 (1990).
  • H W Kroto, 'Giant fullerenes', Chem. Brit., 26, 40-42 (1990).

1985-89

  • H W Kroto, 'The role of linear and spheroidal carbon molecules in interstellar grain formation', Ann. Phys. Fr., 14, 169-179 (1989).
  • H W Kroto, 'The chemistry of the interstellar medium', Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc., Lond. A.,325, 405-421 (1988).
  • H W Kroto, 'C60: Buckminsterfullerene, other Fullerenes and the icospiral shell', Computers and Math. Applic., 17, 417-423 (1988).
  • H W Kroto, 'Space, stars, C60 and soot', Science, 242, 1139-1145 (1988).
  • H W Kroto and K G McKay, 'The formation of quasi-icosohedral spiral shell carbon particles', Nature, 331, 328-331 (1988).
  • H W Kroto, 'Chains and grains in interstellar space', in A Leger, L d’Hendecourt and N Boccara, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Astrophysics, Reidel, 1987, pp197-206.
  • H W Kroto, 'Carbon condensation', Comments Cond. Mat. Phys., 13, 119-141 (1987).
  • H W Kroto, J R Heath, S C O’Brien, R F Curl and R E Smalley, 'Long carbon chain molecules in circumstellar shells', Astrophys. J., 314, 352-355 (1987).
  • H W Kroto, 'The stability of the Fullerenes Cn(n = 24, 28, 32, 50, 60 and 70)', Nature,329, 529-531 (1987).
  • J R Heath, Q Zhang, S C O’Brien, R F Curl, H W Kroto and R E Smalley, 'The formation of long carbon chain molecules during laser vapourisation of graphite', J. Am. Chem. Soc.,109, 359-363, (1987).
  • H W Kroto, 'Chemistry between the stars', Proc. Roy. Institution, 58, 45-72 (1986)
  • S C O’Brien, J R Heath, H W Kroto, R F Curl and R E Smalley, 'A reply to “Magic Numbers” in Cn+ and Cn abundance distributions based on experimental observations', Chem. Phys. Lett. 132, 99-102 (1986).
  • Q L Zhang, S C O’Brien, J R Heath, Y Liu, R F Curl, H W Kroto and R E Smalley, 'Reactivity of large carbon clusters: spheroidal carbon shells and their possible relevance to the formation and morphology of soot', J. Phys. Chem., 90, 525-528 (1986).
  • Y Liu, S C O’Brien, Q Zhang, J R Heath, F K Tittle, R F Curl, H W Kroto and R E Smalley, 'Negative carbon cluster ion beams; new evidence for the special nature of C60', Chem. Phys. Lett., 126, 215-217 (1986).
  • J R Heath, S C O’Brien, Q Zhang, Y Liu, F R Curl, H W Kroto, F K Tittle and R E Smalley, 'Lanthanum complexes of spheroidal carbon shells', J. Am. Chem. Soc., 107, 7779-7780 (1985).
  • H W Kroto, J R Heath, S C O’Brien, R F Curl and R E Smalley, ‘C60: Buckminsterfullerene’, Nature, 318(No.6042), 162-163,(1985) [cover illustration].
  • H W Kroto and D McNaughton, ‘Photoelectron spectra of the amino difluoroboranes NH2=BF2, NHMe=BF2 and NMe2=BF2‘, J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1767. (1985)
  • H E Hosseini, H W Kroto, J F Nixon and O Ohashi, ’31P, 19F and 1H NMR spectroscopic study of the reaction of Bis(Trifluoromethyl)Phosphine and solid KOH. Synthesis of the Phosphaalkene CF3P=CF2‘,J. Organometallic Chem., 296, 351-355, (1985).
  • M A King, H W Kroto and B M Landsberg, ‘Microwave spectrum of the quasilinear molecule cyanogen isothiocyanate, NCNCS’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 113, 1-20, (1985).
  • K Ohno, H Matsuura, D McNaughton and H W Kroto, ‘Infrared spectra of 1-Phosphapropyne, CH3CP, and its perdeuteride CD3C=P’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 111, 415-424, (1985).
  • M C Durrant, H W Kroto, D McNaughton and J F Nixon ‘The new molecule 1-Cyano-4-Phosphabutadiyne, NC4P, produced by copyrolysis of PCl3 and CH3C3N: detection and vibration- rotation analysis by microwave spectroscopy’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 109, 8-14, (1985).
  • H W Kroto, D McNaughton, L T Little and N Matthews, ‘Long-chain hydrocarbon molecules in the interstellar medium: search for 1-cyanobut-3-ene-1-yne, CH2=CHC3N’, Mon. Not. R. Astr. Soc., 213, 753-759 (1985).
  • H W Kroto, S I Klein, M F Meidine, J F Nixon, R K Harris, K J Packer and P Reams, ‘1- and 2-coordination in phospha-alkeneplatinum(0) complexes. High resolution solid state 31P NMR spectrum (triphenylphosphine)Platinum(0)’, J. Organo-metal. Chem., 280, 281-287 (1985).

1980-84

  • M A King and H W Kroto, ‘He I photoelectron study of cyanogen isothiocyanate, NCNCS, produced by thermal isomerisation of sulfur dicyanide, S(CN)2‘, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 106, 7347-7351 (1984).
  • H W Kroto, ‘A discrepancy in the fit between bacterial and interstellar spectra’, Observatory, 104, 135-136 (1984).
  • M A King, D Klapstein, H W Kroto, R Kuhn, J P Maier and J F Nixon, ‘Emission spectrum of the C-fluorophosphaethyne cation FCP+’, J. Chem. Phys., 80(6), 2332-2335 (1984).
  • H W Kroto, D McNaughton and O I Osman, ‘The detection of the new molecule prop-2-ynylidenamine, HC2CH=NH, by microwave spectroscopy’, J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Comm., 993-994 (1984).
  • T A Cooper, C Kirby, H W Kroto and P C Westwood, ‘A photoelectron spectroscopic study of the (FBS)n System (n=1-3)’, J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1047-1052 (1984).
  • H W Kroto, ‘Long carbon chains in space’, European Spectroscopy News, 53, 18-20 (1984).
  • H W Kroto, J F Nixon, O Ohashi and N P C Simmons, ‘The microwave spectrum of 1-chloro- phosphaethene CH2=PCl’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 103, 113-124 (1984).
  • J C T R Burckett-St.Laurent, P B Hitchcock, M A King, H W Kroto, M F Meidine, S I Klein, S I Al Resayes, R J Suffolk and J F Nixon, ‘Synthesis, structures and photoelectron spectra of phospha-alkenes and phospha-alkynes and their transition metal complexes’, Phosphorus and Sulphur, 18, 259-262 (1983).
  • K Ohno, H Matsuura, H Murata and H W Kroto, ‘The vibration-rotation spectrum of C-fluorophoethyne FCP; fermi resonance and a harmonic force field’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 100, 403-415 (1983).
  • M A King, D Klapstein, H W Kroto, R Kuhn and J P Maier, ‘The spectroscopic detection of the ions XBS+ and XCP+ (X=H, F, Cl)’, Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg., 92, 607 (1983).
  • S I Al-Resayes, S I Klein, H W Kroto, M F Meidine and J F Nixon, ‘Synthesis of and Phospha-alkene-transition metal complexes and the first examples of complexes containing only ligated phospha-alkenes and phospha-alkynes’, J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 930 (1983).
  • J C T R Burckett-St.Laurent, M A King, H W Kroto, J F Nixon and R J Suffolk, ‘Photoelectron spectra of the Phospha-alkynes: 3,3-dimethyl-1-phosphabutyne, t-BuCP and 1-phenylphosphaethyne, PhCP’, J.C.S. Dalton, 755 (1983).
  • H W Kroto, ‘Semistable molecules in the laboratory and in space’, Royal Society of Chemistry Tilden Lecture; Chem. Soc. Revs., 11, 435-491 (1982).
  • J C T R Burckett-St.Laurent, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto, M F Meidine and J F Nixon, ‘Novel transition metal phospha-alkyne complexes: tBuCP acting as 6 electron donor ligand. Synthesis, [C2(CO)6(mu-tBuCP)W(CO)5]’, J. Organometallic Chem., 238, C82-C84 (1982).
  • H W Kroto, ‘The interaction between chemistry and astronomy’, in Submillimetre Wave Spectroscopy, J E Beckman and J P Phillips (eds.), Cambridge University Press, 203-217 (1982).
  • K Ohno, H Matsuura, H W Kroto and H Murata, ‘Infra-red spectra of C-fluorophosphaethyne FCP and C-difluorophosphaethene CF2=PH’, Chemistry Letters, 981-984 (1982).
  • H W Kroto, ‘Polyine im universum’, Nachr. Chem. Tech. Lab., 30, 765-770 (1982).
  • M A King, D Klapstein, H W Kroto, J P Maier and J F Nixon, ‘Emission spectra of the phosphaethyne cations of HCP+ and DCP+’, J. Mol. Struct., 80, 23-28 (1982).
  • J C T R Burckett-St.Laurent, T A Cooper, H W Kroto, J F Nixon, O Ohashi and K Ohno, ‘The detection of some new phospha-alkynes, RCP, using microwave spectroscopy’, J. Mol. Struct., 79, 215 (1982).
  • H W Kroto, J F Nixon, M J Taylor, A A Frew and K W Muir, ‘Synthesis and NMR spectra of some platinum(II) complexes of the phospha-alkene, (mesityl)P=CPh2‘, Polyhedron, 1, 89-95 (1982).
  • H W Kroto, ‘Molecules in space’ Case Study 3 S247, Science Second Level Course, Open University 1981.
  • J C T R Burckett-St.Laurent, H W Kroto, J F Nixon and K Ohno, ‘The microwave spectrum of 1-Phenylphosphaethyne, C6H5CP’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 92, 158-161 (1982).
  • H W Kroto, ‘The spectra of interstellar molecules’, International Reviews in Physical Chemistry, 1, 309-376 (1981).
  • H W Kroto, J F Nixon and K Ohno, ‘The microwave spectrum of Phosphabutadiyne, HCCCP’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 90, 512-516 (1981).
  • K Ohno, H W Kroto and J F Nixon, ‘The microwave spectrum of 1-Phosphabut-1-yne-3-ene, CH2=CHCP’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 90, 507-511 (1981).
  • H W Kroto, J F Nixon and K Ohno, ‘The microwave spectrum, structure and dipole moment of the unstable molecule phosphaethene, CH2=PH’,J. Mol. Spectrosc., 90, 367-373 (1981).
  • J C T R Burckett-St.Laurent, P B Hitchcock, H W Kroto and J F Nixon, ‘Novel transition metal phosphaalkyne complexes. X-Ray crystal and molecular structure of a side-bonded ButCP complex of zerovalent platinum, Pt(PPh2)2(ButCP), J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 1141-1143 (1981).
  • H W Kroto and J F Nixon, ‘Phosphaalkenes, R2C=PR and phosphaalkynes, RCP’, A C S Symposium Series 171 (ed. L D Quin and J Verkade) No.79, 383-390, J Am. Chem. Soc.
  • M A King, H W Kroto, J F Nixon, D Klapstein, J P Maier and O Marthaler, ‘Emission spectra of the phosphaethyne cations, HCP+ and DCP+’, Chem. Phys. Letts., 82, 543 (1981).
  • T A Cooper, M A King, H W Kroto and R J Suffolk, ‘The detection of unstable monomeric selenidoborons: chloroselenidoboron ClB=Se’, J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 353-354 (1981).
  • H Eshtiagh-Hosseini, H W Kroto, J F Nixon, M L Maah and M J Taylor, ‘Synthesis of phospha-alkene transition metal complexes’, J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 199-200 (1981).
  • H W Kroto, ‘The detection of unstable species using microwave photoelectron and radioastronomy techniques’, Chimia, 34, 313 (1980).
  • H W Kroto, C Kirby, D R M Walton, L W Avery, N W Broten, J M McLeod and T Oka, ‘Detection of a complex new interstellar species with a molecular weight of 99’, in Les Spectres des Molecules Simples Au Laboratoire et en Astro-Physique, XXI Colloque Int. Astr. 1977, 83-86 (1980).
  • H W Kroto, J F Nixon, K Ohno and N P C Simmons, ‘The microwave spectrum of Phosphaethene, CH2=PH’, J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Comm., 709 (1980).
  • M King and H W Kroto, ‘Microwave study of the thermal isomerisation of sulphurdicyanide, S(CN)2 to cyano-isothiocyanate, NCNCS’, J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Comm., 606 (1980).
  • C Kirby, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, ‘The microwave spectrum of Cyanohexatriyne, HC7N’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 83, 261-265 (1980).
  • C Kirby and H W Kroto, ‘The microwave spectrum of chloro-sulphido-boron ClB=S: molecular structure, dipole moment, quadrupole moment and vibration-rotation analysis’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 83, 130-147 (1980).
  • K Georgiou and H W Kroto, ‘The microwave spectrum structure and dipole moment of trans 2-propenethial (trans-thioacrolein), CH2=CHCH=S’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 83, 94-104 (1980).
  • C Kirby and H W Kroto, ‘The microwave spectrum of Methyl-Sulphido-Boron, CH3B=S: substitution structure, dipole moment and vibration-rotation analysis’, Mol. Spectrosc., 83, 1-14 (1980).
  • M Hutchinson, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, ‘Rotation-vibration analysis of the microwave spectrum of Cyanobutadiyne, HC5N’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 82, 394-410 (1980).
  • H W Kroto, J F Nixon and N P C Simmons, ‘Microwave spectrum, structure, dipole moment and vibrational satellites of FCP’, Mol. Spectrosc. 82, 185-192 (1980).
  • T Cooper, H W Kroto, J F Nixon and O Ohashi, ‘The detection of C-Cyanophosphaethyne NCCP, by microwave spectroscopy’, J. Chem. Soc. Chem. Comm., 333-334 (1980).

1975-79

  • H W Kroto, ‘The detection of unstable species using microwave, photoelectron and radioastronomy techniques’, 14th International Symposium on Free Radicals, Sanda, Japan., 147-156 (1979).
  • H E Hosseini, H W Kroto, J F Nixon, O Ohashi, ‘19F and 31P NMR characterisation of the Phosphaalkene CF3P=CF2, intermediates in the alkaline hydrolysis of Bis(trifluoromethyl) phosphine’, J. Organometallic Chem., 181, C1-C3 (1979).
  • H E Hosseini, J F Nixon, H W Kroto, S Brownstein, J R Morton and K F Preston, ’19F and 31P NMR characterisation of Phospha-alkene and Phospha-alkyne intermediates in the hydrolysis of perfluoroalkyl-phosphines’, J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 653-654 (1979).
  • H W Kroto, J F Nixon and N P C Simmons, ‘The microwave spectrum of 1-Phosphapropyne, CH3C≡P: molecular structure, dipole moment and vibration rotation analysis’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 77, 270-285 (1979).
  • N P C Westwood, H W Kroto, J F Nixon and N P C Simmons, ‘Formation of 1-Phosphapropyne CH3CP by pyrolysis of ethyl dichlorophosphine: a He(I) photoelectron spectroscopic study’, J.C.S. Dalton, 1405-1408 (1979).
  • K Georgiou, B M Landsberg and H W Kroto, ‘The microwave spectrum structure and dipole moment of Thioketene CH2=C=S’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 77, 365-373 (1979).
  • H W Kroto, ‘Chemistry between the stars’, New Scientist 79, 400-403 (1978); [No.1115, 10 Aug.].
  • N W Broten, T Oka, L W Avery, J M MacLeod and H W Kroto, ‘The detection of HC9N in interstellar space’, Astrophys. J., 223, L105-107 (1978).
  • C Kirby, H W Kroto and M J Taylor, ‘The detection of the new reactive molecule Methyl(sulphido)boron CH3BS, by microwave spectroscopy’, J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 19-20 (1978).
  • C Kirby, H W Kroto and N P C Westwood, ‘The detection of Chlorothioborine, ClBS, a new unstable triatomic molecule by photoelectron and microwave Spectroscopy’, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 100, 3766-3768 (1978).
  • A J Alexander, H W Kroto, M Maier and D R M Walton, ‘The microwave spectra of symmetric top Polyacetylenes: 1,3,5-Heptatriyne CH3C6H and 1-Cyano-2,4-Pentadiyne CH3C4CN’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 70, 84-90 (1978).
  • H W Kroto, J F Nixon, N P C Simmons and N P C Westwood, ‘FC≡P, 1-Fluorophosphaethyne: preparation and detection by photoelectron and microwave spectroscopy’, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 100, 446-448 (1978).
  • M Hutchinson and H W Kroto, ‘The microwave spectrum, structure and barrier to internal rotation of Selenoacetaldehyde, CH3CHSe’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 70, 347-356 (1978).
  • C Kirby and H W Kroto, ‘Microwave and photoelectron study of cis- and trans-Isocyanatoethene CH2=CHNCO (vinylisocyanate)’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 70, 216-228 (1978).
  • H W Kroto, J N Murrell, A Al-Derzi and M F Guest, ‘Calculated structures and microwave frequencies of HNSi and HSiN, Astrophysical J., 219, 886-890 (1978).
  • H W Kroto, C Kirby, D R M Walton, L W Avery, N W Broten, J M MacLeod and T Oka, ‘The detection of Cyanohexatriyne, HC7N, in Heiles’ Cloud 2′, Astrophysics J., 219, L133-L137 (1978).
  • J N Murrell, H W Kroto and M F Guest, ‘Double-bonded divalent silicon’, J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 619-620 (1977).
  • D C Frost, H W Kroto, C A McDowell and N P C Westwood, ‘The HeI Photoelectron Spectra of the Isoelectronic Molecules, Cyanogenazide NCN3 and Cyanogen isocyanate NCNCO’, J. Electron Spectrosc., 11, 147-156 (1977).
  • H W Kroto and M Maier, ‘The microwave spectrum, structure and quadrupole coupling constants of Boronchloridedifluoride, BClF2‘, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 65, 280-288 (1977).
  • H W Kroto and B M Landsberg, ‘The microwave spectrum, substitution structure, internal rotation barrier and dipole moment of Thioacetaldehyde, CH3CHS’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 62, 346-363 (1976).
  • A J Alexander, H W Kroto and D R M Walton, ‘The microwave spectrum, substitution structure and dipole moment of cyanobutadiyne, HC5N’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 62, 175-180 (1976).
  • M J Hopkinson, H W Kroto, J F Nixon and N P C Simmons, ‘The detection of the reactive molecule 1-phosphapropyne, CH3C≡P, by microwave spectroscopy’, Chem. Phys. Letts., 42, 460-461 (1976).
  • M J Hopkinson, H W Kroto, J F Nixon and N P C Simmons, ‘The detection of unstable molecules by microwave spectroscopy: phospha-alkenes CF2=PH, CH2=PCl and CH2=PH’, J.C.S. Chem. Comm., 513-515 (1976).
  • L W Avery, N W Broten, J M MacLeod, T Oka and H W Kroto, ‘Detection of the heavy interstellar molecule cyanodiacetylene’, Astrophys. J., 205, L173-175 (1976).
  • H W Kroto, M F Lappert, M Maier, J B Pedley, M Vidal and M F Guest, ‘The HeI photoelectron spectra of mixed boron trihalides and the microwave spectrum of BClF2‘, Chem. Commun., 810-812 (1975).
  • A J Careless and H W Kroto, ‘Analysis of the microwave rotation spectrum of silyl cyanide, SiH3CN in its ground and vibrationally excited states’, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 57, 198-214 (1975).
  • A J Careless and H W Kroto, ‘Rotational transitions in degenerate vibrational states of C3v symmetric top molecules with application to CH3CN’,J. Mol. Spectrosc., 57, 189-197 (1975).
  • H W Kroto, ‘Molecular Rotation Spectra’, (monograph, pp311) John Wiley, London (1975).

1970-74

  • H W Kroto, B M Landsberg, R J Suffolk and A Vodden, ‘The photoelectron and microwave spectra of the unstable species thioacetaldehyde, CH3CHS, and thioacetone, (CH3)2CS’, Chem. Phys. Letts., 29, 265-269 (1974).
  • K Georgiou, H W Kroto and B M Landsberg, ‘Microwave spectrum of thioketene, H2C=C=S’, Chem. Commun., p739-740 (1974).
  • H W Kroto, R J Suffolk and N P C Westwood, ‘The photo-electron spectrum of thioborine, HBS’, Chem. Phys. Letts., 22, 495-498 (1973).
  • A J Careless, H W Kroto and B M Landsberg, ‘The microwave spectrum, structure and dipole moment of thiocarbonyl fluoride, F2CS’, Chem. Phys., 1, 371-375 (1973).
  • H W Kroto and R J Suffolk, ‘The photoelectron spectrum of F2CS and fluorine substitution shifts’, Chem. Phys. Letts., 17, 213-216 (1972).
  • A J Careless, M C Green and H W Kroto, ‘The microwave spectrum of trimethylsilyl isocyanate (CH3)3SiNCO’, Chem. Phys. Letts., 16, 414-418 (1972).
  • C C Costain and H W Kroto, ‘Microwave spectrum, structure and dipole moment of cyanogen azide, NCN3‘, Can. J. Phys., 50, 1453-1457 (1972).
  • H W Kroto and R J Suffolk, ‘The photoelectron spectrum of an unstable species in the pyrolysis products of dimethyldisulphide’, Chem. Phys. Letts., 15, 545-548 (1972).
  • H W Kroto and J J C Teixeira-Dias, ‘The effects of intermolecular interactions in the Raman spectrum of liquid CS2‘, Spectrochim. Acta., 28A, 1497-1502 (1972).
  • J P Jesson, H W Kroto and D A Ramsay, ‘Quasiplanarity of pyridine in its first excited singlet state’, J. Chem. Phys., 56, 6257-6258 (1972).
  • G H King, H W Kroto and R J Suffolk, ‘The photo-electron spectrum of a short-lived species in the decomposition products of CS2‘, Chem. Phys. Letts., 13, 457-458 (1972).
  • H W Kroto, T F Morgan and H H Sheena, ‘Flash photolysis of cyanogen azide, NCN3‘, Trans. Faraday Soc., 66, 2237-2243 (1970).
  • H W Kroto and J J C Teixeira-Diaz, ‘Theory of the effect of intermolecular interactions on the Raman spectra of liquid CHCl3 and CFCl3 ‘, Mol. Phys., 16, 773-782 (1970).

1963-69

  • P R Carey, H W Kroto and M A Turpin, ‘Chlorine isotope effects on the 19F resonance of CCl3F and the use of this signal as a reference in high-resolution nuclear magnetic resonance’, Chem. Comm., 1188 (1969).
  • H J Clase and H W Kroto, ‘The effect of intermolecular interactions on the isotope structures of the Raman bands of CHCl3, CCl3F and CCl3CN’, Mol. Phys., 15, 167-172 (1968).
  • H W Kroto and Y-H Pao, ‘Effect of intermolecular interactions on line shapes and depolarisation factors of highly polarised Raman lines’, J. Optical Society of America, 58, 479-483 (1968).
  • H W Kroto and D P Santry, ‘Semiempirical molecular-orbital spectra. II. Approximate open-shell theory’, J. Chem. Phys., 47, 2736-2743 (1967).
  • H W Kroto and D P Santry, ‘CNDO molecular-orbital theory of molecular structure. I. The virtual-orbital approximation to excited states’, J. Chem. Phys., 47, 792-797 (1967).
  • H W Kroto, ‘The 1πu ←1g electronic spectrum of NCN’, Can. J. Phys., 45, 1439-1450 (1967).
  • H W Kroto, ‘Singlet and triplet states of NCN in the flash photolysis of cyanogen azide’, J. Chem. Phys., 44, 831-832 (1966).
  • R N Dixon and H W Kroto, ‘The electronic spectrum of nitrosomethane, CH­3NO’, Roy. Soc., 283, 423-432 (1965).
  • R N Dixon and H W Kroto, ‘High resolution study of the spectrum of the CBr radical’, Trans Faraday Soc, 59, 1484-1489 (1963).

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