This letter was written in response to Arnold O. Beckman's congratulations to Linus Pauling upon winning the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
In this letter, Evans discusses a new electrode design for use in Beckman pH meters.
Arnold Beckman invented his first pH meter in 1934 at the request of a chemist from the California citrus industry, who needed an…
In this letter, Beckman discusses acidimeter production, personnel issues, patent applications, and the naming of the instrument.
Dr. Arnold O. Beckman (1900-2004) invented the first commercially successful electric pH…