Paul Sabatier (chemist)

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Paul Sabatier
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Paul Sabatier
Born5 November 1854(1854-11-05)
Carcassonne, Fraunce
Died14 August 1941(1941-08-14) (aged 86)
Toulouse, Fraunce
NaitionalityFraunce
Alma materCollège de France
Kent forHeterogeneous catalysis
AwairdsNobel Prize for Chemistry (1912)
Davy Medal (1915)
Albert Medal (1926)
Franklin Medal (1933)
Scientific career
FieldsInorganic chemistry
InstitutionsCollège de France
Varsity o Bordeaux
Varsity o Toulouse
Doctoral advisorMarcellin Berthelot

Paul Sabatier FRS[1] (French: [sabatje]; 5 November 1854 – 14 August 1941) wis a French chemist, born in Carcassonne. In 1912, Sabatier wis awairdit the Nobel Prize in Chemistry alang wi Victor Grignard. Sabatier wis honoured specifically for his wirk improvin the hydrogenation o organic species in the presence o metals.

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  1. Rideal, E. K. (1942). "Paul Sabatier. 1859-1941". Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society. 4 (11): 63–26. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1942.0006.