Arthur Rudolf Hantzsch
(7 March 1857 in Dresden
– 14 March 1935 in Dresden), was a German chemist
Life and Work
Hantzsch studied chemistry in Dresden and graduated at the University of Würzburg under Johannes Wislicenus. As a professor, he taught at the Universities of Zürich, Würzburg und Leipzig.
The Hantzsch pyridine synthesis, a multi-component organic reaction, is named after him.