26. Otto Wallach: Founder of Terpene Chemistry and Nobel Laureate 1910

M. Christmann

A blast from the past: Through his contributions on derivatization and structural elucidation Otto Wallach revolutionized terpene chemistry. His research in this area, begun in 1884, earned him the Nobel Prize in Chemistry a hundred years ago.

Title26. Otto Wallach: Founder of Terpene Chemistry and Nobel Laureate 1910
AuthorM. Christmann
IdentifierDOI: 10.1002/anie.201003155
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CitationAngew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 9580-9586