Definition of Onsager in English:

Onsager

noun

  • Physical Chemistry"Onsager equation"noun also Onsager's equation an equation that relates the conductance of an electrolytic solution to that of the pure solvent.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. From the name of Lars Onsager, Norwegian chemist.

Pronunciation

Onsager

/ʊnˈsaɡə//ˈɒnsɑːɡə/