For reasons that will become apparent in a few months (it’s not that exciting), I have spent a lot of today looking at papers associated with the discovery and early structural studies of ferrocene. I have come across wonderful footnotes (and notices) in some journals. Below is one from the Journal of Organometallic Chemistry that I thought I’d share. It’s from an article by Peter Pauson recounting how the story of ferrocene all began. If only it was so easy to get a job these days…! I’ll try and share a few more of these footnotes/notices if I get a chance.
Stuart CantrillE-mail: stuart at stuartcantrill.com
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- @aicooper @sam_c @PepPamies @NatureMaterials I'm not quite sure whether you're being serious or not ;-) 2 hours ago
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- @Organometallica @fluorogrol @TheCollapsedPsi Oh yeah, one of those too! 2 hours ago
- @fluorogrol @TheCollapsedPsi @Organometallica It's citable - has page numbers (well, a page number I guess) 2 hours ago
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