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Authorised form of nameHoff; Jacobus Hendrik Van't (1852 - 1911)
Other forms of nameVan't Hoff, Jacobus Hendrik
SurnameHoff
ForenamesJacobus Hendrik Van't
Dates1852 - 1911
Dates and placesBirth:
Rotterdam, Netherlands (30 August 1852)
Death:
Stegliz, Germany (01 March 1911)
ActivityResearch Field:
Physical chemistry
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
25/11/1897
Medals/Prizes:
Davy Medal 1893; Nobel Prize (Chemistry) 1901
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1911-1912 vol 86 pp xxxix-xliii signed by F G D
References:
J S Rowlinson, 'Gases and liquids. How fluids unmix: discoveries by the school of Van der Waals and Kamerlingh Onnes, by J L Sengers' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 255-256
Royal Society codeNA2285
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MS/373/1/18Letter from Jacobus Hendrick van 't Hoff, to [Thomas Edward] Thorpe11 October 1890
NLB/8/143Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Professor William Augustus Tilden, Fellow of the Royal Society20 July 1893
NLB/8/476Copy letter from Archibald Geikie, to Professor Jacobus Hendrik van 't Hoff, Stadtouderskade 103, Amsterdam3 November 1893
NLB/8/474Copy letter from Michael Foster, to the Honorable Sir C W Fremantle2 November 1893
NLB/17/289Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Professor Jacobus Hendrik Van't Hoff, [Fellow of the Royal Society]3 October 1898
EC/1897/26Hoff, Jacobus Hendrik Van't: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RR/15/402Letter from Meyer Wilderman, on his paper 'Chemical dynamics and statics in light' to Joseph Larmor5 April 1902
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