By Albert Rosenfeld
The Quintessence of Irving Langmuir is a biography at the lifetime of Irving Langmuir. The e-book was once created to enrich the quantity entitled “The accumulated Works of Irving Langmuir”. this option was once created to introduce the individual and his works. precise awareness has been given to Langmuir’s youth and kinfolk history.
The textual content starts with an account of the person’s baby noticeable from the mother’s viewpoint. Such an account used to be taken from the family’s files. those files are within the type of letters, diaries, photo albums, newspaper clippings, and genealogical stories. a short historical past concerning the formation of common electrical corporation is additionally lined. an exceptional a part of the publication relates the lifetime of Langmuir as a father and as a scientist. between his innovations is utilizing dry ice for cloud seeding. one among his maximum achievements is receiving a Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
The ebook is directed to most people.