The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1903

Svante August Arrhenius

Photo from the Nobel Foundation archive.

Prize share: 1/1

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1903 was awarded to Svante August Arrhenius "in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered to the advancement of chemistry by his electrolytic theory of dissociation."

To cite this section
MLA style: The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1903. NobelPrize.org. Nobel Media AB 2018. Tue. 25 Sep 2018. <https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/chemistry/1903/summary/>

Back to top Back To Top Takes users back to the top of the page

Explore prizes and laureates

Look for popular awards and laureates in different fields, and discover the history of the Nobel Prize.