The Bettina Haupt Foundation promotes research in the history of chemistry by awarding the Bettina Haupt-Förderpreis for the history of chemistry to outstanding work by young scientists from German-speaking countries.
The Bettina Haupt Foundation is administered in trust by the GDCh and was founded by Prof. Dr. Heinz Sperlich and his wife Ingeborg to commemorate their daughter Dr. Bettina Haupt, née Sperlich, who herself worked in the field of the history of chemistry .
The Bettina Haupt Foundation is announcing the Bettina Haupt Young Scientist Award for the year 2024. The foundation promotes research in the history of chemistry by honoring outstanding work by young scientists from German-speaking countries. The prize is endowed with EUR 1500.
Both published and publication-ready works on any topic from the history of chemistry are considered, including articles, as long as they have at least been accepted for publication in a high-ranking journal . Collaborative works by several authors as well as thematically related individual works can also be awarded. Published works should not be older than three years.
The prize will be awarded as part of the lecture conference of the Division of History of Chemistry , which will take place from 21.03. until March 22, 2024 in Gießen . The awardee has the opportunity to present the results in the form of a lecture. Works to be submitted must be available in electronic form by September 30th, 2023 and be accompanied by the author’s curriculum vitae and list of publications. In the case of theses and dissertations, the supervising university lecturer must be specified. The documents are to be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location at the time of the award
|2022||Dr. Christopher Halm||regensburg|
The early history of agricultural chemistry (1731 – 1813) – chemical appropriation of the soil and the emergence of field laboratories
|2021||-||-||No award (corona pandemic)|
|2015||Justus Vesting||Halle (Saale)||Forced labor in the chemical triangle: prisoners and construction soldiers in the GDR industry more|
|2013||Dr. Thomas Steinhauser||Bielefeld||Future machines in chemistry - nuclear magnetic resonance until 1980 more|
|2011||Dr. Florian Karl Öxler||Ostfildern||From the portable laboratory to the chemistry kit - more on the history of the chemistry experiment kit with particular attention to the German-speaking area|
|2007||Henning Schweer||Hamburg||The history of the Stoltzenberg chemical factory up to the end of the Second World War more|
|2005||Dr. Dirk Hackenholz||Halle (Saale)||The electrochemical works in Bitterfeld 1914-1945: a location of IG Farbenindustrie AG more|
|PD Dr. Stefan Ross||Eat||for his research and editorial work, which has placed the life's work of the Dorpat Liebig student Carl Schmidt (1822-1894) more clearly in the light of the history of chemistry in the 19th century more - more|
|2003||Christina Renata Grund||Würzburg||The Würzburg chemist Johann Joseph von Scherer and the founding of clinical chemistry in the 19th century more|
|Elena Roussanova||Hamburg||Julia Lermontova (1846-1919) - The first female chemist to receive a doctorate in the 19th century|
|2001||Dr. Martin Kirschke||Mine||Karl Wilhelm Gottlob Kastner (1783-1857) - A professorial career in times of scientific upheaval|
|1999||Dr. Joachim Stocklöv||Wiesbaden||Arthur Hantzsch: pioneer of physical organic chemistry. Including the correspondence between Arthur Hantzsch and Wilhelm Ostwald from the years 1887-1927 more|
|Dr. Ulrike Fell||Frankfurt am Main|
The ideology of chemistry in France from the Second Empire to the interwar period, 2000 more
|1997||Dr. Bettina Meitzner||Mittweida||
The equipment of chemical art: The treatise “De sceuastica artis” by Andreas Libavius from 1606 more
|1995||Dr. Arne Andersen||Bremen||Historical technology assessment using the example of metal smelting and the chemical industry, 1850 - 1930 more|
|1993||Dr. Sabine Ernst||Mainz||Lise Meitner to Otto Hahn - letters from 1912 to 1924 more|
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