BirthdayNovember 14, 1978
BirthplaceRoskilde, Denmark

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Niels Bjerrum

    Full name: Niels Bjerrum
    Also known as: Niels Bjerrum, Bjerrum, Niels
    Professions: Danish chemist

  2. Niels Bjerrum Measurements

    Height: 6' 6¾" (2 m)

  3. Niels Bjerrum Known for

    A Place Nearby (2000), Monas verden (2001), Albert (1998), Zulu valg (2005)

  4. Niels Bjerrum Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 1st of January, 1958 (Age: 20)

  5. Niels Bjerrum Biography

    Niels Janniksen Bjerrum (born 11 March 1879 in Copenhagen, died 30 September 1958) was a Danish chemist.Niels Bjerrum was the son of ophthalmologist Jannik Petersen Bjerrum, and started to study at University of Copenhagen in 1897. He received his Master's degree in 1902 and his Doctor's degree in 1908, and did research in coordination complex chemistry under Sophus Mads Jørgensen. He became a docent in 1912, and in 1914 he became professor of chemistry at the Royal Agricultural College (Landbohøjskolen) in Copenhagen, as successor of Odin Tidemand Christensen. He stayed on this post until his retirement in 1949, and from 1939 to 1946 he was also the Director of the College.He is noted for the theory behind the Bjerrum length.His son Jannik Bjerrum (1909–1992) also became a chemist and was active in the area of complex chemistry.

  6. Niels Bjerrum Family

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