A Life of Magic Chemistry: Autobiographical Reflections by George A. Olah,Thomas Mathew PDF

By George A. Olah,Thomas Mathew

The autobiography of a Nobel Prize winner, this publication tells us approximately George Olah's interesting study into tremendous powerful superacids and the way it yielded the typical time period "magic acids." Olah courses us via his lengthy and memorable trip, from Budapest to Cleveland to l. a., with a stopover in Stockholm. This up-to-date autobiography of a Nobel Prize winner George A. Olah:

  • Chronicles the prestigious occupation of a chemist whose paintings in a wide diversity of chemistry components, and so much particularly that during methane chemistry, ended in applied sciences that impression the processing and software of different fuels
  • Is in keeping with Olah's paintings on super powerful superacids and the way they yielded the typical time period, "magic acids"
  • Details occasions because the ebook of the 1st variation in 2000
  • Inspires readers with info on Dr. Olah's winning contemporary learn on methanol, meant to aid supply an answer to "the oil problem"

Show description

Read or Download A Life of Magic Chemistry: Autobiographical Reflections Including Post-Nobel Prize Years and the Methanol Economy PDF

Similar chemical & biochemical engineering books

Download PDF by Mohamed A. Fahim,Taher A. Al-Sahhaf,Amal Elkilani: Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining

Basics of Petroleum Refining provides the basics of thermodynamics and kinetics, and it explains the clinical history crucial for knowing refinery operations. The textual content additionally presents an in depth advent to refinery engineering subject matters, starting from the elemental rules and unit operations to total refinery economics.

Read e-book online Process Scaleup and Design PDF

Strategy SCALEUP AND layout is an engineering textual content that may be simply understood through non-engineers, fairly enterprise humans. This e-book might be descibed by means of a number of the themes which are mentioned. bankruptcy 1 introduces scaleup and approach layout. procedure wishes, goals and layout degrees are mentioned.

Porous Media Transport Phenomena - download pdf or read online

The publication that makes shipping in porous media available to scholars and researchers alike Porous Media delivery Phenomena covers the overall theories in the back of movement and delivery in porous media—a reliable permeated via a community of pores full of fluid—which encompasses rocks, organic tissues, ceramics, and masses extra.

Download PDF by Charles A. Bishop: Roll-to-Roll Vacuum Deposition of Barrier Coatings

It's meant that the publication may be a realistic consultant to supply any reader with the fundamental details to aid them comprehend what's worthy as a way to produce an outstanding barrier lined net or to enhance the standard of any current barrier product. After delivering an creation, the place the terminology is printed and a few of the technology is given (keeping the maths to a minimum), together with barrier trying out equipment, the vacuum deposition approach might be defined.

Additional resources for A Life of Magic Chemistry: Autobiographical Reflections Including Post-Nobel Prize Years and the Methanol Economy

Sample text

Download PDF sample

A Life of Magic Chemistry: Autobiographical Reflections Including Post-Nobel Prize Years and the Methanol Economy by George A. Olah,Thomas Mathew


by Mark
4.2

Rated 4.10 of 5 – based on 31 votes