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Famous Chemists - Last Names Starting with V

Scientists who Made Important Chemistry Discoveries

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Jacobus van't Hoff was awarded the very first Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

Jacobus van't Hoff was awarded the very first Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

This is an alphabetical list of famous chemists and other scientists who made important contributions to the field of chemistry.

Index of Famous Chemists

John Robert Vane (1927-2004) British biochemist, winner of 1982 Nobel Prize in Medicine

Jacobus H. van't Hoff, famous Netherlands chemist who won the 1901 (first) Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on the laws of chemical dynamics and osmotic pressure in solutions.

Lauri Vaska (born 1925), Estonian/American chemist

Nicolas-Louis Vauquelin (1763-1829), French chemist, discovered beryllium and chromium

Paul Vieille (1854-1934), French chemist

Vincent du Vigneaud (1901-1978) American biochemist, winner of 1955 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Artturi Ilmari Virtanen (1895-1973), Finnish chemist, winner of 1945 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Tuan Vo-Dinh (born April 11, 1948) Vietnamese/American biophysical chemist who has made significant contributions to the fields of photonics, especially spectroscopy

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