Wilhelm Ostwald
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Wilhelm Ostwald

Baltic German chemist

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Friedrich Wilhelm Ostwald was a Baltic German chemist and philosopher. He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1909 for his scientific contributions to the fields of catalysis, chemical equilibria and reaction velocities. Ostwald, Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Walther Nernst, and Svante Arrhenius are credited with being the founders of the field of physical chemistry.

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Riga Technical University
Riga Technical University

Technical university in Latvia

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Leipzig University
Leipzig University

University in Leipzig, Germany

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    #24 World Rank
    Chemistry
    #341 World Rank
    Physics
    #1301 World Rank
    Philosophy