Nikolai Kurnakov, Soviet chemist

Nikolai Kurnakov, Soviet chemist

H411/0245 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 18.0MB

Downloadable file size: 1.7MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: SPUTNIK/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Nikolai Semenovich Kurnakov (1860-1941), Soviet inorganic chemist and industrialist. Kurnakov's most famous discovery was a reaction used to distinguish between optical isomers of platinum compounds. As well as this, he also worked to found the Russian platinum industry, and worked on problems such as refining the metal and producing alloys. He was Chairman of the Chemical Association of the USSR Academy of Sciences. Photographed in 1930, in Moscow, Russia.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 1930, 1930s, 20th century, 70, 70s, adult, analysis, black-and-white, caucasian, chairman, chemical, chemical association, chemistry, elderly, europe, european, historical, history, human, industrial, industrialist, industry, inorganic chemist, male, man, medal, monochrome, moscow, nikolai kurnakov, nikolay, novosti, old, optical isomers, people, person, physical, physical chemist, physicochemical, physics, platinum, portrait, portraits, reaction, russia, russian, scientist, semenovich, seventies, soviet, soviet union, surname k, ussr, ussr academy of sciences, white

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.