The New International Encyclopædia/Knorr, Ludwig

From Wikisource
Jump to: navigation, search
The New International Encyclopædia
Knorr, Ludwig
Edition of 1905. See also Ludwig Knorr on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer.

KNORR, knṓr, Ludwig (1859— ). A German chemist, best known for his work in synthesis, especially his discovery of the pyrazol compounds, of which antipyrine is most commonly used. He was born at Munich; studied there, at Heidelberg and Erlangen; and was appointed professor at Würzburg (1888), and at Jena (1889).