Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac


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Noun1.Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac - French chemist and physicist who first isolated boron and who formulated the law describing the behavior of gases under constant pressure (1778-1850)Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac - French chemist and physicist who first isolated boron and who formulated the law describing the behavior of gases under constant pressure (1778-1850)
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Nader Rifai, Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School and director of Clinical Chemistry at Children's Hospital Boston, has been named the Hospital's first Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac Chair of Laboratory Medicine.
In 1800, Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac (1778-1850) followed the chemistry course given by Berthollet at Ecole polytechnique, and attracted the attention of the latter to such an extent that he became his assistant.
The striking versatility of Berthelot coupled with his remarkable drive brings to mind the earlier impressive exploits of his celebrated compatriot Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac (1778-1849) that were also characterized by wide variety and great quantity [19].