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By George A. Olah,Thomas Mathew

The autobiography of a Nobel Prize winner, this ebook tells us approximately George Olah's attention-grabbing study into tremendous robust superacids and the way it yielded the typical time period "magic acids." Olah courses us via his lengthy and noteworthy trip, from Budapest to Cleveland to la, with a stopover in Stockholm. This up to date autobiography of a Nobel Prize winner George A. Olah:

  • Chronicles the celebrated profession of a chemist whose paintings in a wide diversity of chemistry parts, and such a lot particularly that during methane chemistry, ended in applied sciences that effect the processing and software of different fuels
  • Is in line with Olah's paintings on tremendous powerful superacids and the way they yielded the typical time period, "magic acids"
  • Details occasions because the ebook of the 1st variation in 2000
  • Inspires readers with info on Dr. Olah's winning contemporary examine on methanol, meant to aid offer an answer to "the oil problem"

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