Justus von Liebig

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Justus von Liebig
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Born12 Mey 1803(1803-05-12)
Darmstadt, Grand Duchy o Hesse
Died18 Apryle 1873(1873-04-18) (aged 69)
Munich, German Empire
ResidenceGrand Duchy o Hesse, then German Empire
NaitionalityHessian, then German
Alma materVarsity o Bonn
Varsity o Erlangen
Kent forLaw o the Minimum
Liebig condenser
AwairdsAlbert Medal (1869)
Scientific career
FieldsChemistry
InstitutionsVarsity o Giessen
Varsity o Munich
Doctoral advisorKarl Wilhelm Gottlob Kastner
Doctoral studentsCarl 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 studentsAugustus Voelcker[1]
Julius Eugen Schlossberger

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 (January 1, 1875). "Obituary Notices of Fellows Deceased". Proceedings of the Royal Society of London (1854-1905). 24: xxvii–xxxvii. Retrieved 5 November 2014.