Otto Wallach (27 Mairch 1847 – 26 Februar 1931) wis a German chemist an recipient o the 1910 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his wirk on alicyclic compoonds.[1][2]

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Otto Wallach
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Born27 Mairch 1847(1847-03-27)
Königsberg, Proushie
Died26 Februar 1931( 1931-02-26) (aged 83)
Göttingen, Germany
NaitionalityProushie / German Empire
Alma materVarsity o Göttingen
Kent forIsoprene rule
AwairdsNobel Prize for Chemistry (1910)
Davy Medal (1912)
Scientific career
FieldsOrganic chemistry
InstitutionsVarsity o Göttingen,
Varsity o Bonn
Doctoral advisorAugust Wilhelm von Hofmann,
Friedrich Wöhler,
Friedrich Kekulé
Doctoral studentsWalter Haworth

ReferencesEedit

  1. Leopold Ruzicka (1932). "Third Pedler lecture. The life and work of Otto Wallach". J. Chem. Soc.: 1582. doi:10.1039/JR9320001582.
  2. Christmann, M (2010). "Otto Wallach: Founder of Terpene Chemistry and Nobel Laureate 1910". Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 49: 9580–9586. doi:10.1002/anie.201003155.