Arthur Charles Wahl (September 8, 1917 – March 6, 2006) was an American chemist who, as a doctoral student of Glenn T. Seaborg at the University of California, Berkeley, first isolated plutonium in February 1941. He also worked on the Manhattan Project.
Arthur C. Wahl
|Died||March 6, 2006 (aged 88)|
|Alma mater||Iowa State University (B.S.) and University of California, Berkeley (Ph.D.)|
|Known for||First isolation of Plutonium|
|Awards||ACS Award for Nuclear Chemistry (1966)|
|Institutions||Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri|
|Doctoral advisor||Glenn T. Seaborg|