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Wilhelm-Ostwald-Institute for Physical and Theoretical Chemistry

Physical Chemistry in Leipzig and beyond is strongly connected with the name Wilhelm Ostwald. Together with Svante Arrhenius, Jacobus Henricus van’t Hoff and Walter Nernst he founded the field of Physical Chemistry. Since 1871 the Chair for Physical Chemistry existed in Leipzig – it was the first Chair for Physical Chemistry in Leipzig. Ostwald was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1909 for his groundbreaking work on reaction equilibria and –rates and its applications for catalysis. Currently research at the Wilhelm-Ostwald-Institute is connected to the faculty’s strategic fields materials, catalysis and energy.

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On Wednesday 4. March 2020 at 16:15 Prof. W. Scott Hopkins, Department of Chemistry C2 280, University of Waterloo Ontario, Canada speaks about: "Determining Physicochemical Properties with Differential Mobility". More

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last modified: 18.05.2020

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Wilhelm-Ostwald-Institute for Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
Linnéstr. 2
D-04103 Leipzig

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Prof. Dr. Reinhard Denecke

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Wilhelm-Ostwald-Institut for Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
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K. Schleinitz
Linnestrasse 2
D-04103 Leipzig

Phone: 0341 97-36500
Fax: 0341 97-36399
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