Georges Imbert

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Georges Christian Peter Imbert (26 March[1] 1884 – 6 February 1950) was a French chemical engineer and inventor.

He was born in Niederstinzel, Lorraine, and studied chemical engineering in Mulhouse, Alsace. Around 1920 he developed the wood gas generator for the automobile that was commonly used in Europe until petroleum fuel became more economical in the region. He died, aged 65, in Saar Union, Alsace.


  1. ^ Georges Imbert profile,; accessed 30 March 2015.(German)

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