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Ernest Birger Sandell

Analytical chemist , educator.

Ernest Birger Sandell, American analytical chemist, educator. Fellow American Mineral. Society, Geological Society American, American Association for the Advancement of Science; member American Chemical Society, Minnesota Academy Science, Geochem. Society, Royal Chemical Society Great Britain (honorary), Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon.

Background

Sandell, Ernest Birger was born on February 20, 1906 in Minneapolis. Son of John August and Esther (Magnusson) S. Bachelor of Science, University Minnesota, 1928, Master of Science, 1929, Doctor of Philosophy. (DuPont fellow 1931-1932), 1932.

Instructor div. analytical chemistry school chemistry University of Minnesota, 1932-1937, assistant professor, 1937-1943, associate professor, 1943-1946, professor, from 1946.

Education

Visiting professor Cairo U., 1960.

Works

  • Author: Textbook of Quantitative Inorganic Analysis, 1936, Colorimetric Determination of Traces of Metals, 3d review edit. 1959, (with H. Onishi) Photometric Determination of Traces of Metals, Part I, 4th review edit, 1978. Editorial consultant (with H. Onishi), Elsevier Public Company, Holland, Interscience, New York City, others.

Membership

Fellow American Mineral. Society, Geological Society American, American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member American Chemical Society, Minnesota Academy Science, Geochem.

Society, Royal Chemical Society Great Britain (honorary), Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon.

Connections

father:
John August B.Sandell

mother:
Esther (Magnusson) S. B.Sandell