- Not to be confused with Hans Ernst Buchner.
Büchner (right) with his father Wilhelm(de), ca. 1865 in Pfungstadt
|Born||18 March 1850
|Died||25 April 1924
Ernst Büchner (1850–1924) is the German industrial chemist after whom the Büchner flask and Büchner funnel are named. The patent for his two inventions was published in 1888. Ernst was the nephew of the playwright Georg Büchner and the philosopher, physiologist and physician Ludwig Büchner.