• William Hyde Wollaston - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Hyde_Wollaston William Hyde Wollaston PRS FRS (/ ˈ w ʊ l ə s t ən /; 6 August 1766 – 22 December 1828) was an English chemist and physicist who is famous for discovering the chemical elements palladium and rhodium.He also developed a way to process platinum ore into malleable ingots.
  • William Hyde Wollaston | British scientist | Britannica.com

    www.britannica.com/biography/William-Hyde-Wollaston William Hyde Wollaston, British scientist who enhanced the techniques of powder metallurgy to become the first to produce and market pure, malleable platinum. He also made fundamental discoveries in many areas of science and discovered the elements palladium (1802) and rhodium (1804). Wollaston was
  • William Hyde Wollaston - Microscope

    micro.magnet.fsu.edu/optics/timeline/people/wollaston.html William Hyde Wollaston (1766-1828) The quantity and diversity of William Hyde Wollaston's research made him one of the most influential scientists of his time. Although formally trained as a physician, Wollaston studied and made advances in many scientific fields, including chemistry, physics, botany, crystallography, optics, astronomy and ...
  • William Hyde Wollaston | Encyclopedia.com

    www.encyclopedia.com/people/science-and-technology/.../william-hyde-wollaston WOLLASTON, WILLIAM HYDE(b. East Dereham, Norfolk, England, 6 August 1766; d. London, England, 22 December 1828)chemistry, optics, physiology.Wollaston’s family had become well known through their interests in science and theology.
  • William Hyde Wollaston - nndb.com

    www.nndb.com/people/034/000103722 English chemist and natural philosopher, born at East Dereham, Norfolk, on the 6th of April 1766, the second of seventeen children. His father, the Rev. Francis Wollaston, rector of Chislehurst, grandson of William Wollaston, was an enthusiastic astronomer. Wollaston was educated at Charterhouse ...
  • William Hyde Wollaston - New World Encyclopedia

    www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/William_Hyde_Wollaston William Hyde Wollaston FRS (August 6, 1766 – December 22, 1828) was an English chemist and physicist who is famous for discovering two chemical elements, palladium, and rhodium, and for developing a way to process platinum ore. Wollaston was a somewhat reclusive scientist who never married.
  • William Hyde Wollaston | Johnson Matthey Technology Review

    www.technology.matthey.com/article/10/3/101-106 William Hyde Wollaston. 1766—1829. Born 200 years ago, Wollaston was the first to refine native platinum on a logical and scientific basis and to develop its industrial use. In the course of his researches he also discovered palladium and rhodium.
  • William Hyde Wollaston (1766-1828) - Find A Grave Memorial

    www.findagrave.com/memorial/45733147/william-hyde-wollaston Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed ), memorial page for William Hyde Wollaston (6 Aug 1766–22 Dec 1828), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45733147, citing St Nicholas Churchyard, Chislehurst, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England ; Maintained by julia&keld (contributor 46812479) .
  • Category:William Hyde Wollaston - Wikimedia Commons

    commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:William_Hyde_Wollaston Pages in category "William Hyde Wollaston" This category contains only the following page ...
  • Camera lucida | photography | Britannica.com

    www.britannica.com/technology/camera-lucida Camera lucida, (Latin: “light chamber”), optical instrument patented in 1806 by William Hyde Wollaston to facilitate accurate sketching of objects. It consists of a four-sided prism mounted on a small stand above a sheet of paper. By placing the eye close to the upper edge of the prism so that half