The Elements Beyond Uranium

October 24, 1990|
The Elements Beyond Uranium by Glenn T. Seaborg
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Written by Glenn T. Seaborg, Nobel Laureate and pre-eminent figure in the field, with the assistance of Walter D. Loveland, it covers all aspects of transuranium elements, including their discovery, chemical properties, nuclear properties, nuclear synthesis reactions, experimental techniques, natural occurrence, superheavy elements, and predictions for the future. Published on the fiftieth anniversary of the discovery of transuranium elements, it conveys the essence of the ideas and distinctive blend of theory and experiment that has marked their study.
GLENN T. SEABORG, PhD, was a Professor of Chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley, and cofounder and chairman of the Lawrence Hall of Science. He is credited with discovering ten new elements, including plutonium and one that now bears his name, seaborgium. In 1951, Dr. Seaborg and his colleague Edwin McMillan were awarded ...
Title:The Elements Beyond UraniumFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:368 pages, 9.7 X 6.38 X 1.15 inShipping dimensions:368 pages, 9.7 X 6.38 X 1.15 inPublished:October 24, 1990Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0471890626

ISBN - 13:9780471890621

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