Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Chemical Heritage Fdn.
Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance
Eric R. Scerri
The Periodic Table (PT) is one of the most potent icons in science. It lies at the core of chemistry and embodies the most fundamental principles of the field. This book evaluates the extent to which modern physics has explained the periodic system. Contents: The Periodic System: An Overview; Quantitative Relationships Among the Elements and the Origins of the PT; Discoverers of the Periodic System; Mendeleev; Prediction and Accommodation: The Acceptance of Mendeleevís Periodic System; The Nucleus and the PT: Radioactivity, Atomic Number, and Isotopy; The Electron and Chemical Periodicity; Electronic Explanations of the Periodic System Developed by Chemists; Quantum Mechanics and the PT; Astrophysics, Nucleosynthesis.
Pharmaceutical Achievers: The Human Face of Pharmaceutical Research
Measuring Mass: From Positive Rays to Proteins
Chymists and Chymistry Studies in the History of Alchemy and Early Modern Chemistry
Scaling Up: Science, Engineering, and the American Chemical Industry
Master Mind: The Rise and Fall of Fritz Haber, the Nobel Laureate Who Launched the Age of Chemical Warfare
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.