REICHINSTEIN, DAVID


REICHINSTEIN, DAVID (1882–1955), physical chemist, born Mogilev, Russia. Reichinstein was professor physical chemistry at the University of Nizhni Novgorod (1918); the Ukrainian Agricultural Academy, (1924); Polytechnicum, Berlin-Charlottenburg (1928–33); and in Prague (1933–38). He was a private consultant in Zurich (1938–55). He wrote Bestimmung von Geschwindigkeiten von Elektrodenreaktionen (1913); Eigenschaften des Adsorptionvolumens (1916); Der elektrolytische Stromverstaerkungseffekt (1920–22); and Grenzflaechenvorgaenge in der unbelebten and belebten Natur (1930).


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