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Alfred Werner


  1. Alfred Werner was a Swiss chemist who was a student at ETH Zurich and a professor at the University of Zurich. He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1913 for proposing the octahedral configuration of transition metal complexes. Werner developed the basis for modern coordination chemistry. He was the first inorganic chemist to win the Nobel prize, and the only one prior to 1973.
    • also known as Вернер, Альфред; 阿尔弗雷德·维尔纳
    • born on (149 years ago) in Mulhouse
    • nationality: Switzerland
    • education:
    • profession: Chemist
    • died on (96 years ago) in Zürich
    • award: - Nobel Prize in Chemistry ("in recognition of his work on the linkage of atoms in molecules by which he has thrown new light on earlier investigations and opened up new fields of research especially in inorganic chemistry")
  2. Alfred Werner is an author.
    • born in (105 years ago)
    • died in (37 years ago)
    • written works: "The scientific examination of paintings", "Painting by the post-impressionists", "Famous portrait miniatures", "The selected papers of Alfred Werner", "Modigliani the sculptor", "Tropical butterflies", "Rousseau/Dufy", "Modigliani, Utrillo, Soutine"
  3. Alfred Werner a.k.a. Alfred C. Werner was an American football, basketball, soccer, and track coach, physical education professor, and college athletics administrator. He earned a doctorate in physical education from Springfield College and taught at the University at Albany, SUNY, the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, the United States Military Academy, and Allegheny College.

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Google previewThe Universal Jewish Encyclopedia ... (1942)

An Authoritative and Popular Presentation of Jews and Judaism Since the Earliest Times by Isaac Landman

Alfred Werner. Lit.: Levi, Harry, Jewish Characters in Fiction {English IJterature) ( 191 1); Davidson, Israel, Shylock. and Barabas, A Study in Character (reprint from The Sewanee Review, vol. 9, No. 3). MARMER, HARRY AARON, tidal engineer ...

Google previewLeslie's Year Book and Encyclopedia (1916)

Alfred Werner, of Zurich, Switzerland. L'-Rabindianath Tagore, poet, of Calcutta, Brit. la. Peace-La Fontaine. Qn account of the European ...

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