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Color Theory in Science and Art: Ostwald and the Bauhaus, an article written in collaboration with Mario Ruben in Angewandte Chemie International Edition 43, 4842 (2004). [pdf available for download]

Colour in art and science: a talk for sixth-formers delivered at Study Experiences, Poitiers, Feb 2003.
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Colour: an article published in Natural History, March 2002.
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The reign of light: unpublished article.
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The making of Cézanne's palette: an article published in Helix X(2), 2001.
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Alchemy and colour: an article for the UCL chemistry departmental bulletin.
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Colour and art: notes for a talk delivered at the V&A Museum, London, October 2002.
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Bright Earth: a talk delivered as a Friday Discourse at the Royal Institution, March 2001.
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