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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1906
Henri Moissan

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Henri Moissan - Facts

Henri Moissan

Henri Moissan

Born: 28 September 1852, Paris, France

Died: 20 February 1907, Paris, France

Affiliation at the time of the award: Sorbonne University, Paris, France

Prize motivation: "in recognition of the great services rendered by him in his investigation and isolation of the element fluorine, and for the adoption in the service of science of the electric furnace called after him"

Field: inorganic chemistry, nuclear chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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