Martin Heinrich Klaproth

(redirected from Martin Klaproth)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Martin Klaproth: zirconium, Martin Heinrich Klapproth
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Martin Heinrich Klaproth - German chemist who pioneered analytical chemistry and discovered three new elements (1743-1817)Martin Heinrich Klaproth - German chemist who pioneered analytical chemistry and discovered three new elements (1743-1817)
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
In 1789 the German chemist Martin Klaproth discovered a new element.
The powerful material was discovered in 1789, by German chemist Martin Klaproth, but it has only been substantially mined since the advent of nuclear technologies in the 1930s.
37 Which chemical element was first recognised (though not isolated) in 1789 when scientist Martin Klaproth analysed a Ceylonian jargoon gemstone?