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* 1874 in Cologne
† 1940 in Heidelberg
Carl Bosch was a German chemist and engineer and Nobel Laureate in
He was a pioneer in the field of high-pressure industrial
chemistry and founder of IG Farben,
at one point the world's largest chemical company.
The Haber–Bosch process, is an artificial nitrogen fixation
and is the main industrial procedure for the production of ammonia
today (to produce fertilizer).
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1931 was awarded jointly to Carl
Bosch and Friedrich Bergius
"in recognition of their contributions to the invention and
development of chemical high pressure methods."
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