ERIC Number: EJ297185
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Abegg, Lewis, Langmuir, and the Octet Rule.
Jensen, William B.
Journal of Chemical Education, v61 n3 p191-200 Mar 1984
Discusses major events leading to the development of the octet rule. Three conclusions based on the work of Mendeleev, Abegg, Thompson, Kossel, Lewis, and Langmuir are considered as is the debate over the rule's validity. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A