Daily Archives: April 6, 2018


Francesco Selmi
April 7 is Francesco Selmi’s birthday. Selmi was an Italian chemist who is considered one of the founders of colloid chemistry and forensic chemistry. Selmi’s research looked into the behavior of silver chloride, prussian blue, and some sulfur compounds in colloid solutions. He described the difference between “true solutions” and […]

Today in Science History – April 7 – Francesco Selmi