Definition of Nernst, Walther Hermann in English:

Nernst, Walther Hermann

Line breaks: Wal|ther Her|mann Nernst
Pronunciation: /nɛːnst
 
, ˈnɛrnst/
( 1864–1941), German physical chemist. He is best known for his discovery of the third law of thermodynamics (also known as Nernst’s heat theorem). Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1920).

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