Centnerszwer, Mieczyslaw

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Centnerszwer, Mieczysław


Born July 22, 1874, in Warsaw; died there Mar. 27, 1944. Polish physical chemist.

Centnerszwer became a professor at the Riga Polytechnic Institute in 1917, at the Latvian University in 1919, and at Warsaw University in 1929. His most important works dealt with chemical kinetics, metal corrosion, and electrolysis.


Kriticheskaia temperatura rastvorov. St. Petersburg, 1903.
Khimicheskoe srodstvo i ego znachenie dlia tekhniki. Petrograd, 1914. (Translated from German.)
Ocherkipo istorii khimii, 2nd ed. Leningrad, 1927.
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