Essays Tagged: "american chemist"

Glenn Seaborg

Glenn Seaborg was an American chemist and was known for his discovery of new chemical elements. He was born in Ishpeming, ...

(1 pages) 25 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Wallace Hume Carothers - Term Paper

e Carothers (1896-1937)        This is an essay about Wallace Carothers who was an American chemist born in Burlington, Iowa. He was born the same year that August Kekulé died and S ... l in the development of Illinois' chemistry department. Noyes was the editor of the Journal of the American Chemical Society and future founder of Chemical Abstracts, as well as department head for t ...

(13 pages) 66 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

History Of Titanium; Speeches

t titanium after the giants of Greek mythology. However, it was not until 1910 that M.A. Hunter, an American chemist, produced pure titanium.Titanium is a hard, silvery-gray metallic element. Its atom ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Titanium the Metal of tomorrow

t titanium after the giants of Greek mythology. However, it was not until 1910 that M.A. Hunter, an American chemist, produced pure titanium.Titanium is a hard, silvery-gray metallic element. Its atom ...

(2 pages) 42 1 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Spectrophotometer and its uses in Forensics

me was insufficient to build one. The modern spectrophotometer was finally perfected in 1939 by the American chemist Arnold O. Beckman (1900-2004). The early spectrophotometer was invented before Worl ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.6 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays

Ragweed

quencies given by a simple formula. His work was not explained for over 30 years.Bartlett, Neil -- (American chemist) 94p, 800-1, 805p. Found in 1965 that by the exposure of sunlight, the thought to b ... depending on th method of preparation, are named in honor of Berthollet.Bethe, Hans -- (German-born American physicist) 512. Known for his work with nuclear chemistry. In 1939 proposed that in a norma ...

(26 pages) 24 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Scientenstences

quencies given by a simple formula. His work was not explained for over 30 years.Bartlett, Neil -- (American chemist) 94p, 800-1, 805p. Found in 1965 that by the exposure of sunlight, the thought to b ... depending on th method of preparation, are named in honor of Berthollet.Bethe, Hans -- (German-born American physicist) 512. Known for his work with nuclear chemistry. In 1939 proposed that in a norma ...

(26 pages) 56 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The History of Nylon

In 1931, American chemist Wallace Carothers carried out research for the DuPont Company on giant molecules ca ... d in women's hosiery. Nylon stockings were showcased in the 1939 San Francisco Exposition. However, American women's introduction to the nylon hose was short lived. The United States entered World War ...

(1 pages) 2373 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics