Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

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French chemist and physicist who first isolated boron and who formulated the law describing the behavior of gases under constant pressure (1778-1850)


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The striking versatility of Berthelot coupled with his remarkable drive brings to mind the earlier impressive exploits of his celebrated compatriot Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac (1778-1849) that were also characterized by wide variety and great quantity [19].
He was named professor of organic chemistry at Ecole de Medecine in 1829, and three years later was appointed Assistant Professor at the Sorbonne, where he was to succeed the famous Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac in 1841 [3].
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The achievements of Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac were truly outstanding, as evidenced by the fact that his work had an enormous impact on many key areas of chemistry and other sciences.