The physics behind chemistry and the periodic table.

  title={The physics behind chemistry and the periodic table.},
  author={Pekka Pyykk{\"o}},
  journal={Chemical reviews},
  volume={112 1},
  • P. Pyykkö
  • Published 11 January 2012
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