Eilhard Mitscherlich (1794 - 1863)

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Birthplace: Neuende, Friesland, Lower Saxony, Germany
Death: Died in Berlin, Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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Mitscherlich, Eilhard. 07/01/1794-28/08/1863. Ref: 1078. Male.

  • Place of Birth: Jever, Oldenburg, Germany.
  • Place of Death: Schoneberg, near Berlin.
  • Profession: Chemist, Mineralogist.
  • Appointments Held: With Berzelius in Stockholm 1820-21; Professor Extraordinary 1821-5, Professor 1825-63, Chemistry, Berlin University, Germany.
  • Schools and Tutors: Jever Gymnasium.
  • Undergraduate Studies: 1811, Philology, Heidelberg University, 1813 Paris University, Medicine, Gottingen University.
  • Publications: "Treatise on Chemistry" 1833.
  • Father: Pastor Mitscherlich, Neuende, Oldenburg, Germany.
  • References: Proc Roy Soc Edinb, 5, 1862-6, 138; Proc Roy Soc, 13, 1864, ix-xvi.
  • Memberships: FRS (Foreign 1828),Academy of Sciences, Berlin(1821), Associate Member of the Institute of France.
  • Date of Election: 07/03/1825.
  • Proposers: Proposed by Council as Foreign Fellow (Council Minute 17/01/1825 NLS Acc10000/16).
  • Notes: First to describe Isomorphism.
  • Fellow Type: OF.

SOURCE: Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002: Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 657

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January 7, 1794
Neuende, Friesland, Lower Saxony, Germany
August 28, 1863
Age 69
Berlin, Berlin, Berlin, Germany