Jędrzej Śniadecki
Jędrzej Śniadecki (archaic English: Andrew Sniadecki; 30 November 1768 – 12 May 1838) was a Polish writer, physician, chemist and biologist. His achievements include the creation of modern Polish ...
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Adolf Patera
Adolf Patera (11 July 1819 Vienna - 26 June 1894), was a Bohemian chemist, mineralogist and metallurgist, best known for the important role he played in the utilisation of uranium in colour production...
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Robert Bunsen
Robert Wilhelm Eberhard Bunsen (30 March 1811 – 16 August 1899) was a German chemist. He investigated emission spectra of heated elements, and discovered caesium (in 1860) and rubidium (in 1861) with...
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Humphry Davy
Sir Humphry Davy, 1st Baronet (17 December 1778 – 29 May 1829) was a Cornish chemist and inventor. He is best remembered today for his discoveries of several alkali and alkaline earth m...
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Franz Hofmeister
Franz Hofmeister (30 August 1850, Prague – 26 July 1922, Würzburg) was an early protein scientist, and is famous for his studies of salts that influence the solubility and conformational stability of ...
Richard Battley
Richard Battley (1770–1856), was an English chemist.Battley was the son of an architect in Wakefield, where he was born about 1770. He was educated at the Wakefield Grammar School, and after serving a...
Karl Hugo Huppert
Karl Hugo Huppert (29 January 1832 – 19 October 1904) was a German chemist and physician .
Karl Hugo Huppert, son of a wood turner and merchant, Christian Huppert, studied in Leipzig as a...
William Ramsay
Sir William Ramsay KCB FRS FRSE (1852–1916) was a Scottish chemist who discovered the noble gases and received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1904 "in recognition of his services in the discov...
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Eugène-Anatole Demarçay
Eugène-Anatole Demarçay (January 1, 1852 – March 5, 1903) was a French chemist. He studied under Jean-Baptiste Dumas. During an experiment, an explosion destroyed the sight in one of hi...
Vojtěch Šafařík
Vojtěch Šafařík (26 October 1829, Újvidék, Bács-Bodrog County – 2 July 1902, Prague) was a Czech chemist, specializing in inorganic chemistry. He wrote many popular textbooks as well as making over 20...
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Cincinnati Financial
Cincinnati Financial Corporation offers property and casualty insurance, its main business, through The Cincinnati Insurance Company, The Cincinnati Indemnity Company and The Cincinnati Casualty Compa...
Andrés Manuel del Río
Andrés Manuel del Río Fernández (10 November 1764 – 23 March 1849) was a Spanish–Mexican scientist and naturalist who discovered compounds of vanadium in 1801.
Andrés del Río studied analyti...
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Georges Urbain
Georges Urbain (12 April 1872 – 5 November 1938 in Paris) French chemist, professor of Sorbonne. He studied at the elite École supérieure de physique et de chimie industrielles de la ville de Paris (E...
Hieronymous Theodor Richter
Hieronymus Theodor Richter (21 November 1824 – 25 September 1898) was a German chemist.He was born in Dresden. In 1863, while working at the Freiberg University of Mining and Technology, he co-discove...
Henri Moissan
Ferdinand Frederick Henri Moissan (September 28, 1852 – February 20, 1907) was a French chemist who won the 1906 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work in isolating fluorine from its compounds. Moissan...
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Per Teodor Cleve
Per Teodor Cleve (10 February 1840 – 18 June 1905) was a Swedish chemist, biologist, mineralogist, oceanographer, and professor. He discovered the chemical elements holmium and thulium and helped isol...
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Johann Nepomuk von Fuchs
Johann Nepomuk von Fuchs (15 May 1774 – 5 March 1856) was a German chemist and mineralogist.He was born at Mattenzell, near Dennberg in the Bavarian Forest. In 1807 he became professor of chemistry an...
Fausto Elhuyar
Fausto de Elhuyar (11 October 1755 – 6 February 1833) was a Spanish chemist, and the joint discoverer of tungsten with his brother Juan José Elhuyar in 1783. He was in charge, under a King of Spain co...
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Albert Ladenburg
Albert Ladenburg (born July 2, 1842 in Mannheim; died August 15, 1911 in Breslau) was a German chemist.
Ladenburg was a member of the well-known Jewish Ladenburg family (de) in Mannheim. He ...
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William Hooper (chemist)
William Hooper (1817 or 1818 - 25 September 1877) was a British chemist. Hooper set up a factory in 1845 at the old Mitcham Workhouse, on Mitcham Common. His first products were rubber goods, mostly f...
Arthur Pillans Laurie
Arthur Pillans Laurie (1861-1949) was a Scottish chemist who pioneered the scientific analysis of paintings.
Laurie was educated at Edinburgh Academy, the University of Edinburgh and then King's C...
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Davy lamp
The Davy lamp is a safety lamp for use in flammable atmospheres, consisting of a wick lamp with the flame enclosed inside a mesh screen. It was invented in 1815 by Sir Humphry Davy. It originally bur...
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Thomas Thomson (chemist)
Thomas Thomson (12 April 1773 – 2 July 1852) was a Scottish chemist and mineralogist whose writings contributed to the early spread of Dalton's atomic theory.He was the inventor of the saccharometer. ...
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William Crookes
Sir William Crookes, OM, FRS (17 June 1832 – 4 April 1919) was a British chemist and physicist who attended the Royal College of Chemistry, London, and worked on spectroscopy. He was a pioneer of vacu...
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Johan August Arfwedson
Johan August Arfwedson (12 January 1792 – 28 October 1841) was a Swedish chemist who discovered the chemical element lithium in 1817 by isolating it as a salt.
Arfwedson belonged to a wealt...
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Günsberg
Günsberg is a municipality in the district of Lebern in the canton of Solothurn in Switzerland.
Günsberg is first mentioned in 1307 as Gunsperch.
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Walter Crum
Walter Crum (1796 – 1867) was a Scottish chemist and businessman. He became a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1844.
He was born in Glasgow, the second son of Alexander Crum of Thornliebank, a merch...
Nils Gabriel Sefström
Nils Gabriel Sefström (2 June 1787 – 30 November 1845) was a Swedish chemist. Sefström was a student of Berzelius and, when studying the brittleness of steel in 1830, he rediscovered a new chemi...
Leopold von Pebal
Leopold von Pebal (December 29, 1826 – February 17, 1887) was an Austrian chemist.In 1851 he obtained his PhD in Graz, followed by several years working as an assistant at the Joanneum. In 1855,...