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Otto Hahn

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics.

(1879–1968)

German chemist, one of the discoverers of nuclear fission, for which he was awarded the 1944 Nobel Prize for Chemistry.

The son of a successful merchant, Hahn...

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Otto Hahn

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics.

(1879–1968)

German chemist, one of the discoverers of nuclear fission, for which he was awarded the 1944 Nobel Prize for Chemistry.

The son of a successful merchant, Hahn...

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Hahn, Otto

Edited by Market House Books.

in A Dictionary of Scientists

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Biographical Studies. 756 words.

(1879–1968) German chemist

Hahn's father, a successful merchant in the German city of Frankfurt, was keen for his son to train as an architect and it was against much family...

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Hahn, Otto (1879–1968)

Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 90 words.

who studied in London (with William *Ramsay) and Canada (with Ernest *Rutherford) before returning to Germany in ...

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Hahn, Otto (1879–1968)

Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Physics

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 91 words.

who studied in London (with William *Ramsay) and Canada (with Ernest *Rutherford) before returning to Germany in ...

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Hahn, Otto (1879–1968)

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie.

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 84 words.

who studied in London (with William *Ramsay) and Canada (with Ernest *Rutherford) before returning to Germany

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Hahn, Prof. Dr Otto

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 150 words.

Born Frankfurt-am-Main, 8 March 1879; m 1913, Edith Junghans; one s; died 28 July 1968

Hon. President, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (former Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gesellschaft),...

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Hahn, Otto (1879–1968)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 271 words.

German chemist, one of the discoverers of nuclear fission, for which he was awarded the 1944 Nobel Prize for Chemistry....

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Hahn, Otto (1879–1968)

Edited by John Daintith.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 87 words.

who studied in London (with William *Ramsay) and Canada (with Ernest *Rutherford) before returning to Germany

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Hahn, Otto (1879–1968)

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 84 words.

who studied in London (with William *Ramsay) and Canada (with Ernest *Rutherford) before returning to Germany

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Hahn, Otto (1879–1968)

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 7 words.

(1879–1968)

German chemist.

*hahnium

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Hahn, Otto (1879–1968)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 52 words.

who studied radioactivity with Ernest Rutherford and William Ramsay. In 1906, he began to work with Lise Meitner

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Otto Hahn 1879–1968 and Fritz Strausmann 1902–80

Edited by W. F. Bynum and Roy Porter.

in Oxford Dictionary of Scientific Quotations

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 110 words.

As chemists, we must rename [our] scheme and insert the symbols Ba, La, Ce in place of Ra, Ac, Th.

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Meitner, Lise (1878–1968)

Edited by John Daintith.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 61 words.

who worked in Berlin with Otto *Hahn. Together they discovered protactinium. Meitner and Hahn worked together on neutron

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hahnium

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The former name of both dubnium and hassium. It was named after German chemist Otto Hahn.

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Meitner, Lise (1878–1968)

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 74 words.

who went to Berlin to study *radioactivity with Otto *Hahn. In 1917 they discovered *protactinium.

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Meitner, Lise (1878–1968)

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie.

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 73 words.

who went to Berlin to study *radioactivity with Otto *Hahn. In 1917 they discovered *protactinium.

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hahnium

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 19 words.

The former name of both dubnium and hassium. It was named after German chemist Otto Hahn.

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Meitner, Lise (1878–1968)

Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Physics

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 80 words.

who went to Berlin to study *radioactivity with Otto *Hahn. In 1917 they discovered *protactinium. After World War I Meitner and Hahn returned to Berlin, where in ...

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nuclear energy

Geoffrey C. Allen.

in The Oxford Companion to the Earth

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 2284 words.

In 1938, while working with his colleague Fritz Strassman at the laboratory in Berlin, Otto Hahn noted a special

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Meitner, Lise (1878–1968)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 38 words.

She studied under Ludwig Boltzmann. In 1917, Meitner and Otto Hahn discovered the radioactive element protactinium. In

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