Fritz Strassmann

Fritz Strassmann

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Friedrich Wilhelm "Fritz" Stra mann was a German chemist who, with Otto Hahn in 1938, identified barium in the residue after bombarding uranium with neutrons, which led to the interpretation of their results as being from nuclear fission. Stra mann was recognized by Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial as Righteous Among the Nations. Born in Boppard, he began his chemistry studies in 1920 at the Technical University of Hannover and earned his Ph.D. in 1929. He did his Ph.D. work on the solubility of iodine gaseous carbonic acid. Stra mann started an academic career because the employment situation in the chemical industry was much worse than at the universities at that time. Stra mann worked at the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Chemistry in Berlin-Dahlem, from 1929show more

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  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 186g
  • Log Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135827545
  • 9786135827545