Important Figures of Analytical Chemistry from Germany in Brief Biographies

From the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century

  • D. Thorburn Burns
  • R. Klaus Müller
  • Reiner Salzer
  • Gerhard Werner

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science book series (BRIEFSMOLECULAR)

Also part of the SpringerBriefs in History of Chemistry book sub series (BRIESFHISTCHEM)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. D. Thorburn Burns, R. Klaus Müller, Reiner Salzer, Gerhard Werner
    Pages 1-10
  3. Reiner Salzer, Gerhard Werner
    Pages 97-132

About this book


More than 80 personalities, in or from Germany, that over the centuries have shaped the development of analytical chemistry are introduced by brief biographies. These accounts go beyond summarising key biographical information and outline the individual's contributions to analytical chemistry. This richly illustrated Brief offers a unique resource of information that is not available elsewhere.


Analytical chemistry in Germany Biographies of Analytical Chemists First Analytical Textbooks German Analytical Chemists History of Analytical Chemistry

Authors and affiliations

  • D. Thorburn Burns
    • 1
  • R. Klaus Müller
    • 2
  • Reiner Salzer
    • 3
  • Gerhard Werner
    • 4
  1. 1.The Queen's University of BelfastBelfastUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.University of LeipzigLeipzigGermany
  3. 3.Bioanalytische ChemieDresden University of TechnologyDresdenGermany
  4. 4.University of LeipzigLeipzigGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-12150-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-12151-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-5407
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-5415
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