Definition of Ipatieff, Vladimir Nikolaievich in English:

Ipatieff, Vladimir Nikolaievich

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Pronunciation: /ɪˈpatɪɛf
 
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( 1867–1952), Russian-born American chemist. He worked mainly on the catalysis of hydrocarbons, developing high octane fuels and techniques important to the petrochemical industry.

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