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作者 Adunka, Roland, author
書名 Carl Auer von Welsbach : chemist, inventor, entrepreneur / by Roland Adunka, Mary Virginia Orna
出版項 Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2018
國際標準書號 9783319779058 (electronic bk.)
9783319779041 (paper)
國際標準號碼 10.1007/978-3-319-77905-8 doi
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (ix, 141 pages) : illustrations (some color), digital ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
text file PDF rda
系列 SpringerBriefs in molecular science, 2191-5407
SpringerBriefs in molecular science
附註 Family Heritage -- Childhood, Early Education, and Beyond -- Discoveries Among the Rare Earths -- Didymium's Twilight and Two New "Stars" -- Plus Lucis -- New Perspectives -- Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Patents and Products -- A Life for Research, Family, and Community -- Legacy of Carl Auer von Welsbach -- Milestones in the Life of Carl Auer von Welsbach -- Annotated Bibliography -- About the Authors -- Index
This Brief documents the life, discoveries and inventions of the chemist Carl Auer von Welsbach. Particular attention is given to his pioneering work on the rare earth elements, including the discovery of four new elements, which allowed him to develop new materials, to invent new useful devices and to establish major industries. From the invention of the incandescent gas mantle and first electric incandescent lamps with metal filaments to the first mass production of radium from pitchblende residues, readers will learn the story of his notable legacy to the word through the lens of his rare earths knowledge
Host Item Springer eBooks
主題 Auer v. Welsbach, Carl (Auer von Welsbach), 1858-1929
Chemists -- Biography
History of Chemistry
History of Technology
Alt Author Orna, Mary Virginia, author
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