Photosynthesis Research

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Albert W. Frenkel (1919–2015): photosynthesis research pioneer, much-loved teacher, and scholar

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Abstract

Albert W. Frenkel, a pioneer in photosynthesis research, and discoverer of photophosphorylation in photosynthetic bacteria, is remembered here by two of us: Govindjee (historical corner editor of photosynthesis research) and Susanna Frenkel (SF; Albert Frenkel’s daughter, who provided most of the family information).

Keywords

Photophosphorylation Allan Brown Robert Emerson Albert Frenkel Hans Gaffron Martin Kamen Fritz Lipman Cornelis van Niel 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Plant Biology, Department of Biochemistry, and Center of Biophysics & Quantitative BiologyUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbanaUSA
  2. 2.BemidjiUSA

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