Related to Ostwald Wilhelm: Ostwald process
Ost·wald(ōst′wôld′, ôst′vält), (Friedrich) Wilhelm 1853-1932.
German chemist. He won a 1909 Nobel Prize for work on catalysis and chemical equilibrium.
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