TITLE

Aston, Francis William (1877 - 1945)

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography;2005, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
English chemist and physicist who developed the mass spectrograph, which he used to study atomic weights and to establish the existence of isotopes. For his unique contribution to analytic chemistry and the study of atomic theory he was awarded the 1922 Nobel Prize for Chemistry.
ACCESSION #
19930892

Tags: ASTON, Francis William, 1877-1945;  CHEMISTS;  PHYSICISTS;  MASS spectrometry;  ATOMIC weights;  ATOMIC theory;  ISOTOPES;  PHYSICAL & theoretical chemistry

 

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