Less known, Amazing & Interesting Facts About Louis Pasteur
Interesting Facts About Louis Pasteur
#1: The Founder
He is one of the chemist and microbiologist born in eastern France and he is one of the founders of medical microbiology.
#2: The Year 1842
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in 1842 and year later he was admitted to a teachers college in Paris. Where he studied under French chemist John Baptist.
He later obtained his master’s degree and finally his doctorate in science in 1847. If there was a higher degree than a doctorate, am sure he would have acquired it too.
#4: The Professor
Louis Pasteu’s doctorial thesis on crystallography in which concern the arrangement of atoms and solids earned him a position as professor of chemistry in University of Strasbourg.
#5: Academic Positions
Louis Pasteu has held many academic positions and pioneer to study of molecular asymmetry and discovered that micro organisms cause fermentation and disease.
His discoveries helped to reduce mortality rate. He is best known for creating the technique known as the Pasteurization. This is a process of heating a liquid to a specific temperature in fixed amount of time and cooling it.
#7: New Vaccines
The prose’s helped Louis Pasteur to slow microbial growth in milk and wine. He also developed new vaccines for rabies and anthrax.
#8: The legend of the honor
Louis Pasteur was awarded the microbiologist highest Dutch honoring arts and sciences as well as the national order of the legend of the honor in France.
#9: The institutions named after
Another interesting fact about Louis Pasteur is that several academic institutions have named after Louis Pasteur in admiration of his profound discoveries.
#10: Scientific Work
His life scientific work continues to promote study in bacteriology, microbiology, immunology, stereo chemistry and virology.