Rediscovery of the Elements: Althofen, Austria and Auer von Welsbach

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Article recounting a visit to sites related to Baron Carl Auer von Welsbach, discoverer of lutetium and ytterbium and inventor of the incandescent "Welsbach mantle." Maps and tourist information are provided regarding the Welsbach Museum in Treibach, Austria.

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Location(s): Austria - Kärnten - Althofen
Creation Date: Spring 2002
Partner(s):
UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Collection(s):
UNT Scholarly Works
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Creator (Author):
Marshall, James L., 1940-

University of North Texas

Creator (Author):
Marshall, Virginia R.

University of North Texas

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Alpha Chi Sigma
Place of Publication: Indianapolis, Indiana
Date(s):
  • Creation: Spring 2002
Coverage:
Place
Austria - Kärnten - Althofen
From 1858 to Spring 2002
Description:

Article recounting a visit to sites related to Baron Carl Auer von Welsbach, discoverer of lutetium and ytterbium and inventor of the incandescent "Welsbach mantle." Maps and tourist information are provided regarding the Welsbach Museum in Treibach, Austria.

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Department: Chemistry
Physical Description:

8-10 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): mineralogy | chemical elements | chemistry | scientific research | welsbach mantle | tourism | maps | praseodymium | neodymium ammonium nitrate salts | lutetium | ytterbium | lighters | castles | light bulbs
Source: The Hexagon, Volume 93, Number 1, Spring 2002, Alpha Chi Sigma, Indianapolis, Indiana
Series Title: Rediscovery of the Elements
Partner:
UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Collection:
UNT Scholarly Works
Relation (Is Part Of): The Hexagon, Volume 93, Number 1, Spring 2002, ark:/67531/metadc111189/
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc111184
Resource Type: Article
Format: Text
Citation:
Publication Title: The Hexagon
Volume: 93
Issue: 1
Page Start: 8
Page End: 10
Pages: 3