Bengt Andersson Qvist
|Bengt Andersson Qvist|
|Born||21 October 1729|
|Died||20 December 1792
|Known for||improvement of steel making in Sweden|
Bengt Andersson Qvist (sometimes Benct Qvist or Bengt Quist (21 October 1729 – 14 October 1799) was a Swedish chemist and mineralogist. He was assistant of Sven Rinman and after a visit to steel plants in Britain he built a demonstration plant in Sweden.
In 1769, he was elected a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.