Irving Langmuir, first Industrial Scientist to receive Nobel Prize in Chemistry

First Industrial Scientist presented the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was in 1932
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Marie Curie

Marie Skłodowska Curie (/ˈkjʊri, kjʊˈriː/;[2] French: [kyʁi]; Polish: [kʲiˈri]; 7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934), born Maria Salomea Skłodowska ([ˈmarja salɔˈmɛa skwɔˈdɔfska]), was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. Continue reading

Henri Becquerel

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Marie Curie, first Woman to receive Nobel Prize Twice in her life time

First Woman to be presented with two Nobel Prizes in her lifetime.
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Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1901

Jacobus Henricus van ‘t Hoff, Jr. was a Dutch physical chemist. Continue reading

First Agricultural Research Station Built … and still around

John Bennet Lawes, an English Agronomist and founder of the artificial fertilizer industry, built the first agricultural research station on his Estate at Rothamsted, England. Continue reading