The Isotopic Composition of the Elements

@inproceedings{Vanhaecke2012TheIC,
  title={The Isotopic Composition of the Elements},
  author={F. Vanhaecke and K. Kyser},
  year={2012}
}
Early in the twentieth century, Rutherford realized that Thomson’s late nineteenth century plain cake model for the atom, describing the atom as consisting of electrons floating around in a positive sphere, had to be replaced by a “Saturnian” model, describing the atom as consisting of a small central nucleus surrounded by electrons, rotating on rings [1]. This view was supported by a study of the behavior of a beam of a particles (see below, particles resembling the nucleus of an He atom, thus… Expand
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