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Evolution of the Atomic Concept and the Beginnings of Modern Chemistry

Evolution of the Atomic Concept and the Beginnings of Modern Chemistry

This website from the University of Virginia provides an overview of the advancements in chemistry and physics that led to the atomic model of matter. The ideas of Galileo, Dalton, Gay-Lussac, Avogadro, and others are presented in order to describe the development of kinetic theory, element patterns, and other concepts in modern chemistry. Also, the site quotes nineteenth century scientists who opposed the atomic model.... Show More

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