Awards & Winners

Richard Adolf Zsigmondy

Date of Birth 01-April-1865
Place of Birth Vienna
Nationality Austria, Hungary
Profession Chemist
Richard Adolf Zsigmondy was an Austrian-Hungarian chemist. He was known for his research in colloids, for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1925. The crater Zsigmondy on the Moon is named in his honour.

Awards by Richard Adolf Zsigmondy

Check all the awards nominated and won by Richard Adolf Zsigmondy.


Nobel Prize in Chemistry
(for his demonstration of the heterogenous nature of colloid solutions and for the methods he used, which have since become fundamental in modern colloid chemistry)