| University of Kazan|
| Aleksandr Arbuzov|
University of Kazan
| October 12, 1877 (1877-10-12) |
January 22, 1968, Kazan, Russia
Alexander Mikhaylovich Zaytsev
Kazan Federal University
Aleksandr Arbuzov Wikipedia
Aleksandr Erminingeldovich Arbuzov (12 October 1877 – 22 January 1968) was a Russian Empire and Soviet chemist who discovered the Michaelis–Arbuzov reaction.
A native of Bilyarsk, Arbuzov studied in the Kazan University under Alexander Mikhaylovich Zaytsev. He graduated in 1900 and became professor at the same university in 1911. After World War II he was put in charge of the Soviet Institute of Organic Chemistry.
Arbuzov was awarded the Stalin Prize in 1943.
In addition to his scientific research, Arbuzov also wrote A Brief Sktech of the Development of Organic Chemistry in Russian (1948).