Chevreul, Michel-Eugène


Chevreul, Michel-Eugène
Chevreul, Michel-Eugène
Chemist, physicist, and philosopher, b. at Angers, France, 31 August, 1786; d. at Paris, 9 April, 1889

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  • Chevreul, Michel-Eugène — ▪ French chemist Introduction born Aug. 31, 1786, Angers, France died April 9, 1889, Paris  French chemist who elucidated the chemical composition of animal fats (fat) and whose theories of colour influenced the techniques of French painting.… …   Universalium

  • Chevreul , Michel Eugène — (1786–1889) French organic chemist One of the longest lived of all chemists, Chevreul, who was born at Angers in France, studied at the Collège de France (1803). He was an assistant to Antoine François de Fourcroy (1809), assistant at the Musée d …   Scientists

  • CHEVREUL, MICHEL EUGÈNE —    a French chemist, born at Angers; an expert in the department of dyeing, and an authority on colours, as well as the chemistry of fats; was director in the dyeing department in the Gobelins manufactory; he lived to witness the centenary of his …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Michel Eugène Chevreul — Born 31 August 1786 …   Wikipedia

  • Michel-Eugène Chevreul — Naissance 31 août 1786 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Michel Eugène Chevreul — Eugène Chevreul Michel Eugène Chevreul Eugène Chevreul Naissance 31 août 178 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Michel Eugène Chevreul — Nacimiento 31 de agosto de 1786 Angers …   Wikipedia Español

  • Michel-Eugene Chevreul —     Michel Eugène Chevreul     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Michel Eugène Chevreul     Chemist, physicist, and philosopher, b. at Angers, France, 31 August, 1786; d. at Paris, 9 April, 1889. His father was a physician, who had himself been an… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Michel Eugène Chevreul — Michel Eugène Chevreul. Michel Eugène Chevreul (* 31. August 1786 in Angers, Frankreich; † 9. April 1889 in Paris) war ein französischer Chemiker und der Begründer der modernen Theorie der Pigmente. 1824 Farbchemiker an der Königlichen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Michel Eugène Chevreul — Químico francés, nacido en Angers en 1786, descubridor de la teoría de la saponificación. Sus investigaciones sobre la composición de las grasas las aplicó en la fabricación de bujías y jabones. Fue también el descubridor de los ácidos esteárico… …   Enciclopedia Universal


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