Index by Birth Year
Nikolay Zelinsky (Selinski, Selinskij)
* 1861 in Tiraspol
+ 1953 in Moscow
Zelinsky studied at the University of Odessa and at the
universities of Leipzig and Göttingen in Germany.
Zelinsky was one of the founders of theory on organic catalysis.
He is the inventor of the first effective filtering activated
charcoal gas mask in the world (1915).
2021 J. Giesen