How a century of ammonia synthesis changed the world
Erisman, Jan Willem; Sutton, Mark A.; Galloway, James; Klimont, Zbigniew; Winiwarter, Wilfried. 2008 How a century of ammonia synthesis changed the world. Nature Geoscience, 1. 636-639. doi: 10.1038/ngeo325Full text not available from this repository.
On 13 October 1908, Fritz Haber filed his patent on the "synthesis of ammonia from its elements" for which he was later awarded the 1918 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. A hundred years on we live in a world transformed by and highly dependent upon Haber–Bosch nitrogen.
|Identification Number/DOI:||doi: 10.1038/ngeo325|
|Programmes:||CEH Programmes pre-2009 publications > Biogeochemistry|
|NORA Subject Terms:||Atmospheric Sciences|
|Date made live:||17 Feb 2009 15:43|
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