Monday, 29 August 2011

Remembering an old friend

The latest film on the Periodic Table of Videos is tinged with sadness.

Professor Martyn Poliakoff reports the recent passing of his first PhD student, Stephen Church.

He also recalls Stephen's pioneering work with the molecule Manganese Pentacarbonyl.



The Professor has since contacted some of the journals which published Stephen's papers in the 1980s.

One has already they have kindly agreed, for a limited time, to make the paper available without charge.

You can find it at the following link:

The molecule in solution

We will add any other links if they become available.

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  1. Tell Professor Poliakoff I'm very sorry for the death of his friend. The video made me cry.

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