George Scatchard

Fellow: Awarded 1931

Field of Study: Chemistry

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 03-19-1892

Died: 12-10-1973

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1931–32:

SCATCHARD, GEORGE:  Appointed for studies in the theory of liquid solutions, in consultation with European authorities; tenure, twelve months from August 1, 1931.

Born March 19, 1892, at Oneonta, New York. Education: Amherst College, A.B., 1913; Columbia University, Ph.D., 1917 (Goldschmidt Fellow, 1915–16). National Research Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1923–24.

 Assistant in Chemistry, 1914–15, Research Assistant, 1916–17, Columbia University; Associate Professor of Chemistry, 1919–23, Amherst College; Temporary Assistant Professor of Physical Chemistry, 1924–26, Associate Professor, 1926—, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Publications: Articles in Journal of the American Chemical Society, Chemical Reviews, Philosophical Magazine, Transactions of the Faraday Society, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Annales de Chemie, International Critical Tables.

AWARDS WON

National Academy of Sciences , 1946