Theodore William Richards

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Theodore William Richards
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Born31 Januar 1868(1868-01-31)
Germantown, Pennsylvanie
Died2 Apryle 1928(1928-04-02) (aged 60)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
NaitionalityUnitit States
Alma materHaverford College
Harvard Varsity
Kent forAtomic wechts
Thermochemistry
Electrochemistry
AwairdsDavy Medal (1910)
Willard Gibbs Awaird (1912)
Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1914)
Franklin Medal (1916)
Scientific career
FieldsPheesical chemistry
InstitutionsHarvard Varsity
Doctoral advisorJosiah Parsons Cooke
Doctoral studentsGilbert N. Lewis
Farrington Daniels
Malcolm Dole
Charles Phelps Smyth

Theodore William Richards (Januar 31, 1868 – Aprile 2, 1928) wis the first American scientist tae receive the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, earnin the awaird "in recogneetion o his exact determinations o the atomic wechts o a lairge nummer o the chemical elements."[1]

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  1. "Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1914 - Presentation". Retrieved 2007-12-24.