Definition of Nernst, Walther Hermann in English:

Nernst, Walther Hermann

proper noun

  • (1864–1941), German physical chemist. He is best known for his discovery of the third law of thermodynamics (also known as Nernst's heat theorem). Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1920).

Pronunciation

Nernst, Walther Hermann

/ˈnɛrnst//nɛːnst/