ACS President: Charles A. Goessmann (1827-1910)
Served as President: 1887
Exemplified, along with many others, the transit of chemistry from
Germany to America during the nineteenth century
- Ph.D., 1853, University of Goettingen, Chemistry
Major Awards and Honors:
Service to Science:
Did You Know
. . . that prior to entering the University of Goettingen he was apprenticed to a pharmacist for several years?
. . . that he was a post doc and research assistant to Friedrich Woehler at University of Goettingen with many other American students?