Born at Pollokshaws, Glasgow, Smith was educated at the University of Glasgow in preparation for ministry in the Church of Scotland but left before graduating. He worked as a personal tutor and, accompanying a family to Gießen in 1839, he stayed on in Germany to study chemistry supervised by Justus von Liebig, earning a Ph.D. in 1841.

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  • Born at Pollokshaws, Glasgow, Smith was educated at the University of Glasgow in preparation for ministry in the Church of Scotland but left before graduating. He worked as a personal tutor and, accompanying a family to Gießen in 1839, he stayed on in Germany to study chemistry supervised by Justus von Liebig, earning a Ph.D. in 1841. (en)
  • Robert Angus Smith né le 15 février 1817 à Glasgow était un grand Chimiste écossais connu pour ses recherches sur la pollution atmosphérique, essentiellement sur les pluies acides. (fr)
  • Robert Angus Smith (Pollokshaws, Glasgow, 15 de Fevereiro de 1817 — Manchester, 12 de Maio de 1884) foi um químico escocês, pioneiro na investigação de numerosas questões ambientais. Em 1852 identificou a correlação entre a chuva ácida e a contaminação atmosférica. A expressão chuva ácida foi por ele cunhada em 1872. (pt)
  • Robert Angus Smith (ur. 15 lutego 1817 w Pollokshaws, Glasgow, zm. 12 maja 1884) – szkocki chemik, pionier w dziedzinie chemii środowiska, najbardziej znany jako odkrywca zjawiska kwaśnego deszczu, pierwszy Alkali Acts Inspector (1862), autor książki Air and Rain: the Beginnings of a Chemical Climatology (1872). (pl)
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  • Born at Pollokshaws, Glasgow, Smith was educated at the University of Glasgow in preparation for ministry in the Church of Scotland but left before graduating. He worked as a personal tutor and, accompanying a family to Gießen in 1839, he stayed on in Germany to study chemistry supervised by Justus von Liebig, earning a Ph.D. in 1841. (en)
  • Robert Angus Smith né le 15 février 1817 à Glasgow était un grand Chimiste écossais connu pour ses recherches sur la pollution atmosphérique, essentiellement sur les pluies acides. (fr)
  • Robert Angus Smith (Pollokshaws, Glasgow, 15 de Fevereiro de 1817 — Manchester, 12 de Maio de 1884) foi um químico escocês, pioneiro na investigação de numerosas questões ambientais. Em 1852 identificou a correlação entre a chuva ácida e a contaminação atmosférica. A expressão chuva ácida foi por ele cunhada em 1872. (pt)
  • Robert Angus Smith (ur. 15 lutego 1817 w Pollokshaws, Glasgow, zm. 12 maja 1884) – szkocki chemik, pionier w dziedzinie chemii środowiska, najbardziej znany jako odkrywca zjawiska kwaśnego deszczu, pierwszy Alkali Acts Inspector (1862), autor książki Air and Rain: the Beginnings of a Chemical Climatology (1872). (pl)
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