On the position of helium, argon, and krypton in the scheme of elements

@article{CrookesOnTP,
  title={On the position of helium, argon, and krypton in the scheme of elements},
  author={W. Crookes},
  journal={Proceedings of the Royal Society of London},
  volume={63},
  pages={408 - 411}
}
  • W. Crookes
  • Materials Science
  • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London
It has been found difficult to give the elements argon and helium (and I think the same difficulty will exist in respect to the krypton) their proper place in the scheme of arrangement of elements which we owe to the ingenuity and scientific acur of Newlands, Mendeléef and others. Some years ago, carrying a little further Professor Emerson Reynold’s idea of representing scheme of elements by a zigzag line, I thought of projecting a sch in three dimensional space, and exhibited at one of the… Expand
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