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Ziegler, Karl

  1. WH Brock

Published Online: 19 APR 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0002966

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How to Cite

Brock, W. 2001. Ziegler, Karl. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Leicester, Leicester, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2001

Abstract

1898–1973 German organic chemist and Nobel Prize winner who developed the ‘Ziegler catalysts’ used in chemical synthesis.

Keywords:

  • synthesis;
  • organometallic chemistry;
  • ziegler catalysts