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Auguste Victor Louis Verneuil (1856 - 1913)

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Auguste Victor Louis Verneuil
Born in Dunkerque, Nord, Francemap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
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Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified 9 Aug 2019 | Created 12 Jan 2019
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Auguste Verneuil is Notable.

Auguste Victor Louis Verneuil was a French chemist best known for inventing the first commercially viable process for the manufacture of synthetic gemstones. In 1902 he discovered the "flame fusion" process, today called the Verneuil process, which remains in use today as an inexpensive means of making artificial corundum, or rubies and sapphires.


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