Bettina Haupt Young Scientist Award

Bettina Haupt-Förderpreis for the history of chemistry

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 .

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Location at the time of the award

Year awardee Location title

Dr. Paulina S. Gennermann


A story with taste. The nature of synthetic flavorings in the 20th century using the example of vanillin

2024 Dr. Josephine Musil-Gutsch Munich

The past under the microscope: Cooperative research practice between the natural sciences and the humanities, 1880–1930

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)
2019 - - No award
2017 - - No award
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 special 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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