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Julius Arthur Nieuwland

Clergyman , educator

Julius Arthur Nieuwland, Belgian clergyman, educator. Fellow Indiana Academy Science (vice president 1929.

Background

Nieuwland, Julius Arthur was born on February 14, 1878 in Hansbeke, Belgium. Son of John Baptist and Philomena (Van Hoeck) Nieuwland.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Notre Dame U., 1899, Doctor of Science, 1901. Doctor of Philosophy., Catholic U., 1904.

Career

Ordained priest R.C. Church, 1903. Member faculty University of Notre Dame, since 1904. Dean College of Science, 1920-1923, professor organic chemistry, since 1923.

Curator Botanical Herbarium and E. L. Greene Herbarium. Botanical librarian. Founder Nieuwland Herbarium, American Midland Naturalist. Morehead medalist, 1932.

American Institute medalist, 1935. Wm. H. Nichols medalist, 1935.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Some Reactions of Acetylene, 1904. Editor of a de luxe edition of Le Conte’s unpublished plates, 1917. Contributor on botanical, acetylene, boron chemistry and intermediates for synthetic rubber.

Membership

Fellow Indiana Academy Science (vice president 1929.

Connections

father:
John Baptist Nieuwland

mother:
Philomena (Van Hoeck) Nieuwland