Carothers


Carothers
noun
United States chemist who developed nylon (1896-1937)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑chemist

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  • Carothers — ist der Name von Wallace Hume Carothers (1896–1937), US Chemiker Dorothea Carothers Allen, (Dede Allen 1925–2010), US amerikanische Cutterin Siehe auch Carrothers Caruthers …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carothers —   [kə rʌȓəz], Wallace Hume, amerikanischer Chemiker, * Burlington (Iowa) 27. 4. 1896, ✝ (Selbstmord) Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) 29. 4. 1937; war seit 1928 Leiter des Forschungslaboratoriums des Chemiekonzerns E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Carothers — [kə ruth′ərz] Wallace Hume 1896 1937; U.S. chemist …   English World dictionary

  • Carothers — /keuh rudh euhrz/, n. Wallace Hume, 1896 1937, U.S. chemist: associated with the invention of synthetic nylon material. * * * …   Universalium

  • Carothers-Gleichung — Die Carothers Gleichung beschreibt den Zusammenhang von Polymerisationsgrad und dem Umsatzgrad p bei einer Stufenwachstumsreaktion. Sie ist nach Wallace Hume Carothers benannt.[1] Es gibt mehrere Varianten, für A B Systeme, A A/B B Systeme und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carothers equation — In step growth polymerization, the Carothers equation (or Carothers equation) gives the number average degree of polymerization, X n, for a given fractional monomer conversion, p .:ar{X} n=frac{1}{1 p}This equation was proposed by Wallace… …   Wikipedia

  • Carothers, Wallace Hume — ▪ American chemist born April 27, 1896, Burlington, Iowa, U.S. died April 29, 1937, Philadelphia, Pa.  American chemist who developed nylon, the first synthetic polymer fibre to be produced commercially (in 1938) and one that laid the foundation… …   Universalium

  • Carothers , Wallace Hume — (1896–1937) American industrial chemist Carothers, the son of a teacher, was born in Burlington, Iowa, and gained a BS degree from Tarkio College, Missouri (1920), after working his way through college. He gained his PhD in 1924 from the… …   Scientists

  • Carothers-Seide — Ca|ro|thers Sei|de [kə rʌğəz ; nach dem amer. Chemiker W. H. Carothers (1896–1937)]: svw. ↑ Nylon …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Carothers,Wallace Hume — Ca·roth·ers (kə rŭthʹərz), Wallace Hume. 1896 1937. American chemist who developed the synthetic material nylon, which was patented in 1937. * * * …   Universalium


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