Robert Hill, 2 April 1899 - 15 March 1991

  title={Robert Hill, 2 April 1899 - 15 March 1991},
  author={D. S. Bendall},
  journal={Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society},
  pages={141 - 170}
  • D. Bendall
  • Published 1 November 1994
  • Art
  • Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
Robert Hill will always be remembered for his fundamental contributions to the study of photosynthesis, but his originality in the scientific sphere was the reflection of an unusual personality, which will not be so easily remembered without a written record. He was almost invariably known affectionately as Robin, by family, friends and colleagues alike, although his closest friends tended to address him simply as Hill, in the pre-war manner. The scientific outlook was a deep seated part of… 

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