In 1875 he received his Ph.D. from the University of Tartu, Estonia.
He is most popular from his invention of the Ostwald process, which is used in manufacturing nitric acid.
Though as a child his father wanted him to become an engineer, Ostwald was focused on chemistry.
was a British biochemist who won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry twice
Was a German physicist who won the 1914 Nobel Prize in physics for his discovery of X-ray crystallography which helps in determining the arrangement of atoms in some substances.
was a German chemist and engineer and Nobel laureate in chemistry
was an American biochemist who became the third woman—and first American woman—to win a Nobel Prize in science
Is renowned for creating an effective Periodic Law and Periodic Table of Elements that embellishes every chemistry classroom in the world.
An Indian chemist, educator and entrepreneur.
A Scottish chemist who discovered the noble gases.
Was an eminent German chemist who won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1902 and was best known for his influential research regarding the purines and the carbohydrates.
was an Indian physicist whose ground breaking work in the field of light scattering earned him the 1930 Nobel Prize for Physics