|Born||12 December 1866|
|Died||15 November 1919 (aged 52)|
|Alma mater||Varsity o Zurich|
|Kent for||configuration o transeetion metal complexes|
|Awairds||Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1913)|
|Institutions||Varsity o Zurich|
|Doctoral advisor||Arthur 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.