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

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

Date: Spring 2002
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
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.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences