, Volume 42, Issue 5–6, pp 343–351 | Cite as

M. S. Tswett and the 1918 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

  • L. S. Ettre
Historical Review


The general recognition of M. S. Tswett and his achievements are discussed, with special emphasis to his nomination for the 1918 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

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History of chromatography M.S. Tswett Nobel Prizes 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. S. Ettre
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemical EngineeringYale UniversityNew HavenUSA

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