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Paul Kogerman

Estonian chemist and university teacher


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From Wikipedia

Paul Nikolai Kogerman was an Estonian chemist and founder of modern research in oil shale.Paul Kogerman was born into a family of gas factory worker . He went to an elementary school in 1901–1904 and a town school in 1904–1908. After town school Kogerman earned a living by teaching in church manors near Tallinn. In 1913, he was graduated from the Alexander Gymnasium in Tallinn as an extern. Starting in 1913, he studied at the University of Tartu, graduating from its Department of Chemistry in 1918. In the Estonian War of Independence he fought in a unit of Tallinn teachers. In 1919–1920 he got a state scholarship to study at the Imperial College London. In May 1921 he was given a qualification of chemical technologist by the University of London and in 1922 he received the degree of Master of Sciences.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Tartu

University in the city of Tartu, Estonia

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Imperial College London

Public research university located in London, United Kingdom

Tallinn University of Technology

University in Estonia

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#2471 World Rank