Photosynthesis Research

, Volume 83, Issue 1, pp 5–9 | Cite as

Remembering Gerald J. Small (1941–2004), who tackled everything in life with an intense and enviable passion

  • Ryszard JankowiakEmail author
  • Michael Seibert


Plant Physiology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ames Laboratory USDOE and Department of ChemistryIowa State UniversityAmesUSA
  2. 2.National Renewable Energy LaboratoryGoldenUSA

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