Svante August Arrhenius (19 Februar 1859 – 2 October 1927) wis a Swadish scientist, oreeginally a pheesicist, but eften referred tae as a chemist, an ane o the foonders o the science o pheesical chemistry.

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Svante Arrhenius
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BornSvante August Arrhenius
19 Februar 1859(1859-02-19)
Wik Castle, Swaden
Died2 October 1927(1927-10-02) (aged 68)
Stockholm, Swaden
NaitionalitySwedish
Alma materUppsala Varsity
Stockholm Varsity
Kent forArrhenius equation
Theory o ionic dissociation
Acid-base theory
AwairdsDavy Medal (1902)
Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1903)
Willard Gibbs Awaird (1911)
Franklin Medal (1920)
Scientific career
FieldsPheesics, chemistry
InstitutionsRyal Institute o Technology
Doctoral advisorPer Teodor Cleve, Erik Edlund
Doctoral studentsOskar Benjamin Klein