Paul Héroult
The Man behind the invention

Christian Bickert, Pechiney Corporation

portrait of Paul Héroult

I - Introduction
II  - Childhood and adolescence
III - His first invention : electrolytic aluminum
IV - Difficult beginnings
V  - Success, at last
VI - Self-sustained conduit
VII - Electric steel furnace  (**)
VIII- Conclusion

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