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Wollaston, William Hyde

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  • Wollaston,William Hyde — Wol·las·ton (wo͝olʹə stən), William Hyde. 1766 1828. British chemist and physicist who discovered palladium (1803) and rhodium (1804). * * * …   Universalium

  • Wollaston, William Hyde — ▪ British scientist Introduction born Aug. 6, 1766, East Dereham, Norfolk, Eng. died Dec. 22, 1828, London  British scientist who enhanced the techniques of powder metallurgy to become the first to produce and market pure, malleable platinum. He… …   Universalium

  • Wollaston , William Hyde — (1766–1828) British chemist and physicist Wollaston, the son of a clergyman from East Dereham in Norfolk, was educated at Cambridge University, England, where he graduated in 1788. He practiced as a physician before moving to London (1801) to… …   Scientists

  • Wollaston, William Hyde — SUBJECT AREA: Metallurgy [br] b. 6 August 1766 East Dereham, Norfolk, England d. 22 December 1828 London, England [br] English chemist and metallurgist who discovered palladium and rhodium, pioneer in the fabrication of platinum. [br] Wollaston… …   Biographical history of technology

  • WOLLASTON, WILLIAM HYDE —    physicist and chemist, born in Norfolk, grandson of preceding; made extensive discoveries in chemistry and optics; invented the camera lucida and the goniometer …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • William Hyde Wollaston — (* 6. August 1766 in East Dereham (Norfolk, England); † 22. Dezember 1828 in London) war ein englischer Arzt, Physiker und Chemiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Hyde Wollaston — Nacimiento 6 de agosto de 1776 East Dereham, Norfolk, Inglaterra …   Wikipedia Español

  • William Hyde Wollaston — Infobox Scientist name = William Hyde Wollaston image width = birth date = birth date|1766|08|06 birth place = East Dereham, Norfolk, England death date = death date and age|1828|12|22|1766|08|06 death place = Chislehurst, England nationality =… …   Wikipedia

  • William Hyde Wollaston — Pour le philosophe anglais, voir William Wollaston. William Hyde Wollaston William Hyde Wollaston, (6 août 1766 22 décembre 1828) est un physicien et chimiste britannique. Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William Hyde Wollaston — W. Hyde Wollaston fue un físico y químico británico (East Dereham, 6 de agosto de 1776 – Londres, 22 de diciembre de 1828). Perfeccionó la pila inventada por el italiano Volta. Nació en el Dereham de este, Norfolk y en 1793 obtuvo el doctorado en …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • William Hyde Wollaston — noun English chemist and physicist who discovered palladium and rhodium and demonstrated that static and current electricity are the same (1766 1828) • Syn: ↑Wollaston • Instance Hypernyms: ↑chemist, ↑physicist …   Useful english dictionary

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