Svante August Arrhenius
#1773 Overall Influence

Svante August Arrhenius

Swedish astronomer, chemist and physicist

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Svante August Arrhenius was a Swedish scientist. Originally a physicist, but often referred to as a chemist, Arrhenius was one of the founders of the science of physical chemistry. He received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1903, becoming the first Swedish Nobel laureate. In 1905, he became director of the Nobel Institute, where he remained until his death.

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Riga Technical University
Riga Technical University

Technical university in Latvia

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Uppsala University
Uppsala University

Research university in Uppsala, Sweden

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Stockholm University
Stockholm University

State university of Stockholm, Sweden

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#21 World Rank
Chemistry
#560 World Rank
Physics