- Wil·helm [vil-helm] /ˈvɪl hɛlm/, 1853–1932, German chemist: Nobel prize 1909.
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But unconventional as his views may appear, it must not be thought that Ostwald is a faddist.
Ostwald, it is unnecessary to say, has all the characteristics of the romanticist.
Mach and his school, and Hertz and Ostwald must be classed as humanists.The Meaning of Truth
Ostwald in a published lecture gives this example of what he means.Pragmatism
Haeckel, Ostwald, and Mach have each given the world a constructive system of thought.An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy
W. Tudor Jones
- Wilhelm (ˈvɪlhɛlm). 1853–1932, German chemist, noted for his pioneering work in catalysis. He also invented a process for making nitric acid from ammonia and developed a new theory of colour: Nobel prize for chemistry 1909