JJ Thomson

The life of JJ

JJ started college at the age of only 14 years old at Owens College. At the age of 20 years old, he enrolled as a minor scholar at Trinity College in Cambridge ( picture on right).

Pictures (young to old) of JJ

Examples of the Gas Discharge Experiment

This is an example of the light certain elements emit during the experiment. Going left to right the elements are, helium, neon, argon, krypton, xenon
The Early Life of J.J. Thomson: Computational Chemistry and Gas Discharge Experiments