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James Andrew Harris

A famous chemists

James Mitchell

on 13 December 2012

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A Famous Chemist Birth & Death James
Harris James Andrew Harris was born on March 26, 1932, in Waco, Texas. Accomplishments James figured out 2 new kinds of elements. One is the element unnilquadium (which is also called rutherforium) and unnilpmentiu (which is also called dubnium.) His School Education James's parent were divorced. He moved to California and graduated from McClymond High School in San Francisco Bay. Citations My citations were... He died at his age of 68 He died in 2000. Spangenburg, Ray, and Kit Moser. "Harris, James Andrew." Science Online. Facts On File, Inc. Web. 10 Dec. 2012. <http://www.fofweb.com/activelink2.asp?ItemID=WE40&SID=5&iPin=AASM0073&SingleRecord=True>. James attended Huston Tillotson
College in Austin, Texas where he recived his B.S. for chemistry in 1953. His life After James graduated, he joined the army. He was a Sargent from 1953 to 1955. When he retired from the army, he got a job as a Radiochemist in Richmond, California and he worked there for 5 years. He worked as a nuclear chemist, that is where he identified the 2 new elements. That concludes my presentation Mitchell, Brown C. James Andrew Harris: Nuclear Chemist. N.p., 25 Nov. 2007. Web. 11 Dec. 2012. <https://webfiles.uci.edu/mcbrown/display/harris.html>. Naming element 114 MrReid,org. N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Dec. 2012. <http://wordpress.mrreid.org/2010/08/09/naming-element-114/> Emilio Segre Visual Archives. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Dec. 2012. <http://photos.aip.org/quickSearch.jsp?qsearch=orso&group=20>. P
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