Who discovered Zirconium?

raman   December 15, 2011   Comments Off on Who discovered Zirconium?

Zirconium is chemical element and radiant gray-white strong transition metal. Its atomic number is 40 and its chemical symbol is Zr. It was discovered in 1789 by Martin Heinrich Klaproth, a German chemist. It was isolated by Jons Jacob Berzelius, a Swedish chemist in 1824.

Zirconium By Martin Heinrich Klaproth