Hermann Salmang (1890-1961) and the introduction of scientific research at Sphinx

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Abstract

The chapter analyses the role of the Jewish German scientist in exile Hermann Salmang in setting up a R&D laboratory in the Maastricht pottery firm Sphinx. It also gives an overview of the evolution of the R&D organization between ca. 1935 and 1965.
Translated title of the contributionHermann Salmang (1890-1961) and the introduction of scientific research at Sphinx
Original languageDutch
Title of host publicationKeramiekstad Maastricht en de aardewerkindustrie in de negentiende en twintigste eeuw
EditorsAd Knotter
Place of PublicationZwolle
PublisherWBOOKS/Sociaal Historisch Centrum voor Limburg
Pages244-265
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)978-94-6258-129-6
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Keywords

  • ceramics
  • research and development
  • Laboratories
  • Jews

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