Theodore William Richards

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Theodore William Richards
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Born 31 Januar 1868(1868-01-31)
Germantown, Pennsylvanie
Died Apryle 2, 1928(1928-04-02) (aged 60)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Naitionality Unitit States
Alma mater Haverford College
Harvard Varsity
Kent for Atomic wechts
Thermochemistry
Electrochemistry
Awairds Davy Medal (1910)
Willard Gibbs Awaird (1912)
Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1914)
Franklin Medal (1916)
Scientific career
Fields Pheesical chemistry
Institutions Harvard Varsity
Doctoral advisor Josiah Parsons Cooke
Doctoral students Gilbert 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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