William Crookes

History of the Atomic Theory Project

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Sir William Cookes

  • Born June 17, 1832 in London, England
  • Died April 4, 1919 in London
  • British Chemist
  • Known for his discovery of the element thallium & cathode-ray studies that were fundamental to the development of atomic physics
William Crookes
CATHODE RAYS, CROOKES TUBES AND THE DISCOVERY OF THE ELECTRON
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