Auguste Laurent. Radical and radicals

  title={Auguste Laurent. Radical and radicals},
  author={J. Wisniak},
  journal={Educaci{\'o}n Qu{\'i}mica},
  • J. Wisniak
  • Published 1 April 2009
  • Chemistry
  • Educación Química
1 Citations
Before Radicals Were Free – the Radical Particulier of de Morveau
Today, we universally understand radicals to be chemical species with an unpaired electron. It was not always so, and this article traces the evolution of the term radical and in this journey,


Old molecules, new chemistry
EVER SINCE THEORISTS PREDICTed over a decade ago that a form of solid carbon nitride (C 3 N 4 ) could exceed the hardness of diamond, chemists have pursued the material with zeal. While this
XVI. Observations on naphthaline, a peculiar substance resembling a concrete essential oil, which is apparently produced during the decomposition of coal tar, by exposure to a red heat
  • J. Kidd
  • History
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
  • 1821
Although the existence, and many of the properties of the substance above-mentioned, have been already noticed in two of the Philosophical Journals of this country, there has not yet appeared, as far
I. A Synoptic scale of chemical equivalents
  • W. H. Wollaston
  • Geology
    Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
  • 1814
When the nature of any saline compound is proposed as the subject of inquiry to an analytic chemist, the questions that occur for his consideration are so varied and so numerous, that he will seldom
Auguste Laurent and the Prehistory of Valence
Any books that you read, no matter how you got the sentences that have been read from the books, surely they will give you goodness. But, we will show you one of recommendation of the book that you
Auguste Laurent's contributions to chemistry
Nouvelle Substance, la Benzimide
  • Mode d’Extraire le Radical Benzoyl, Compt. Rendus,
  • 1835
Sur un Nouvel Acide , l ’ Acide Naphthalique , et ses Combinaisons , Compt . Rendus , 2 , 236 - 237 ,
  • 1836
Sur un Nouvel Acide, l’Acide Naphthalique, et ses Combinaisons
  • Compt. Rendus,
  • 1836
Sur les Produits de la Distillation Séche des Sul - focyanures
  • Compt . Rendus
  • 1844
Mémoire sur un Nouveau Carbure d’Hydrogène (Chrysène)
  • Compt. Rendus,
  • 1837