Definition of Fischer, Hans in English:

Fischer, Hans

proper noun

  • (1881–1945), German organic chemist. He determined the structure of the porphyrin group of many natural pigments, including the red oxygen-carrying part of haemoglobin, the green chlorophyll pigments found in plants, and the orange bile pigment bilirubin. Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1930).

Pronunciation:

Fischer, Hans

/ˈfɪʃə/