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Richard Adolf Zsigmondy

nobel prize for chemistry

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Richard Adolf Zsigmondy
Full Name
of the recipient
Richard Adolf Zsigmondy
AwardNobel Prize in Chemistry
Year of Award1925
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for his demonstration of the heterogenous nature of colloid solutions and for the methods he used, which have since become fundamental in modern colloid chemistry
at the Time of Award
Goettingen University, Göttingen, Germany
Place of BirthVienna, Austrian Empire (now known as Austria AUT)
Date of Birth1 April 1865
at the time of Award
59 years
Place of DeathGöttingen, Germany DEU
Date of Death24 September 1929
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