Rosalind Elsie Franklin (25 Julie 1920 – 16 Aprile 1958)[1] wis an Inglis chemist an X-ray crystallografer who made contreibutions tae the unnerstaundin o the fine molecular structures o DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid), RNA (ribonucleic acid), viruses, coal, an graphite.[2]

Rosalind Elsie Franklin
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BornRosalind Elsie Franklin
25 Julie 1920(1920-07-25)
Notting Hill, Lunnon, Ingland
Died16 Apryle 1958(1958-04-16) (aged 37)
Chelsea, Lunnon, Ingland
Cause o daith
Ovarian cancer
Restin place
Willesden Unitit Synagogue Seemetry
51°32′41″N 0°14′24″W / 51.5447°N 0.2399°W / 51.5447; -0.2399Coordinates: 51°32′41″N 0°14′24″W / 51.5447°N 0.2399°W / 51.5447; -0.2399
NaitionalityBreetish
Alma materNewnham College, Cambridge
Kent forStructur o DNA
Fine structur o coal an graphite
Structur o viruses
Scientific career
FieldsPhysical chemistry
X-ray crystallography
InstitutionsBreetish Coal Utilisation Research Association
Laboratoire Central des Services Chimiques de l'État
Keeng's College, Lunnon
Birkbeck College, Lunnon
ThesisThe pheesical chemistry o solit organic colloids wi special reference tae coal (1945)

ReferencesEedit

  1. "The Rosalind Franklin Papers, Biographical Information". profiles.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 13 November 2011.
  2. "The Rosalind Franklin Papers, The Holes in Coal: Research at BCURA and in Paris, 1942–1951". profiles.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 13 November 2011.