Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1903
Svante Arrhenius

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Svante Arrhenius - Facts

Svante August Arrhenius

Svante August Arrhenius

Born: 19 February 1859, Vik, Sweden

Died: 2 October 1927, Stockholm, Sweden

Affiliation at the time of the award: Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

Prize motivation: "in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered to the advancement of chemistry by his electrolytic theory of dissociation"

Field: chemical kinetics, physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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