Justus von Liebig

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Justus von Liebig
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Born 12 Mey 1803(1803-05-12)
Darmstadt, Grand Duchy o Hesse
Died 18 Aprile 1873(1873-04-18) (aged 69)
Munich, German Empire
Residence Grand Duchy o Hesse, then German Empire
Naitionality Hessian, then German
Fields Chemistry
Institutions Varsity o Giessen
Varsity o Munich
Alma mater Varsity o Bonn
Varsity o Erlangen
Doctoral advisor Karl Wilhelm Gottlob Kastner
Doctoral students Carl Schmidt
Nikolay Zinin
Victor Regnault
Carl von Voit
Hermann von Fehling
Hermann Franz Moritz Kopp
August Kekulé
August von Hofmann
Lyon Playfair
Emil Erlenmeyer
Heinrich Ritthausen
Moritz Traube
Adolph Strecker
Wilhelm Henneberg
Ither notable students Augustus Voelcker[1]
Julius Eugen Schlossberger
Kent for Law o the Minimum
Liebig condenser
Notable awairds Albert Medal (1869)

Justus Freiherr von Liebig[2] (12 Mey 1803 – 18 Aprile 1873) wis a German chemist who made major contreibutions tae agricultural an biological chemistry, an was considered the foonder o organic chemistry.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Kumar, Prakash (2012). Indigo plantations and science in colonial India. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 124. ISBN 9781107023253. Retrieved 4 November 2014. 
  2. German pronunciation: [ˈjʊstʊs fɔn liːbɪç]
  3. Royal Society of London (Januar 1, 1875). "Obituary Notices of Fellows Deceased". Proceedings of the Royal Society of London (1854-1905). 24: xxvii–xxxvii. Retrieved 5 November 2014.