Alfred Werner

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Alfred Werner
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Born12 December 1866
Mulhouse, Alsace
Died15 November 1919(1919-11-15) (aged 52)
Zurich, Swisserland
Alma materVarsity o Zurich
ETH Zurich
Kent forconfiguration o transeetion metal complexes
AwairdsNobel Prize for Chemistry (1913)
Scientific career
FieldsInorganic chemistry
InstitutionsVarsity o Zurich
Doctoral advisorArthur Rudolf Hantzsch, Marcellin Berthelot

Alfred Werner (12 December 1866 - 15 November 1919) wis a Swiss chemist who wis a student at ETH Zurich an a professor at the Varsity o Zurich. He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1913 for proponin the octahedral configuration o transeetion metal complexes.