Harry Rosenbusch

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Harry Rosenbusch
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Harry Rosenbusch
Born June 24, 1836
Einbeck
Died January 20, 1914 (1914-01-21) (aged 77)
Heidelberg
Nationality German
Fields petrography
Institutions Heidelberg University
Notable awards Wollaston Medal (1903)

(Karl) Heinrich/Harry (Ferdinand) Rosenbusch, Karl Heinrich/Harry Rosenbusch, or H. F. Rosenbusch (June 24, 1836 – January 20, 1914) was a German petrographer.

Harry Rosenbusch was born in Einbeck. He taught at Heidelberg University (1877-1908), where he founded the Mineralogisches-geologisches Institut. He died, aged 77, in Heidelberg.[1]

Literary works[edit]

  • Mikroskopische Physiographie der petrographisch wichtigen Mineralien, 1873
  • Mikroskopische Physiographie der Mineralien und Gesteine, 4 Vols., 1873-1877
  • Elemente der Gesteinsehre, 1898
  • Mikroskopische Physiographie (4th ed., Stuttgart, 1909, 2 vols.)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Obituary. Karl H. F. Rosenbusch". Geological Magazine. 51: 140–141. 1914. 

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