Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1905
Adolf von Baeyer

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Adolf von Baeyer - Facts

Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Adolf von Baeyer

Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Adolf von Baeyer

Born: 31 October 1835, Berlin, Prussia (now Germany)

Died: 20 August 1917, Starnberg, Germany

Affiliation at the time of the award: Munich University, Munich, Germany

Prize motivation: "in recognition of his services in the advancement of organic chemistry and the chemical industry, through his work on organic dyes and hydroaromatic compounds"

Field: industrial chemistry, organic chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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