A liberal contributor to the purposes of scientific research, Mond founded in 1896 the Davy-Faraday Research Laboratory in connexion with the Royal Institution.
Magnesium oxychloride when heated to redness in a current of air evolves a mixture of hydrochloric acid and chlorine and leaves a residue of magnesia, a reaction which is employed in the Weldon-Pechiney and Mond processes for the manufacture of chlorine.
Herz, Keplers A strologie (1895); Ludwig Gunther, Keplers Traum vom Mond (1898; an annotated translation of the Somnium); A.
LUDWIG MOND (1839-1909), British chemist, was born at Cassel in Germany on the 7th of March 1839.
Madler, Der Mond nach seinen kosmischen and individuellen Verhdltnissen, oder Allgemeine vergleichende Selenographie (Berlin, 1837); Richard A.
Hilprecht; for Elephantine, the Mond papyri, A.
The Mond plant is shown in figs.
Gradually, however, the technical difficulties were overcome and success assured, largely as a result of improved methods worked out by Mond for the recovery of the ammonia.