Augustus Wilhelm Hofmann F.R.S.

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Date Details
1818 Borth 8th April at Giessen, Germany
1845-1865 Professor of Chemistry, Royal Holloway College of Chemistry (Royal School of Mines 1883-)
1851 F.R.S.
1854 Royal Medal.
1855 Warden at the Royal Mint.
1864 Professor of Chemistry, Berlin.
1875 Copley Medal.
1892 Died 8th April at Berlin.

Biographies and obituaries[edit]

Dictionary of Scientific Biography v.6 p. 461.

August Wilhelm von Hofmann — Wikipedia article


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BGS archives[edit]

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GSM/DC/A/C/8/45,57,60 E Frankland: Letter on replacing Hoffman.