Frederick Soddy

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Frederick Soddy
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Born2 September 1877(1877-09-02)
Eastbourne, Sussex, Ingland
Died22 September 1956(1956-09-22) (aged 79)
Brighton, Sussex, Ingland
Alma mater
  • Aberystwyth Varsity
  • Merton College, Oxford
Kent for
  • Nuclear transmutation
  • Discovery o isotopes
  • Fajans an Soddy law
  • Thermoeconomics
  • Ergosophy
  • Soddy circles
  • Soddy's hexlet
Scientific career
Doctoral studentsSatoyasu Iimori[2]

Frederick Soddy FRS[1] (2 September 1877 – 22 September 1956) wis an Inglis radiochemist wha explained, wi Ernest Rutherford, that radioactivity is due tae the transmutation o elements, nou kent tae involve nuclear reactions. He an aa proved the exeestence o isotopes o certain radioactive elements.[3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10]

  • references


  1. 1.0 1.1 Fleck, A. (1957). "Frederick Soddy Born Eastbourne 2 September 1877 Died Brighton 26 September 1956". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 3: 203–226. 10.1098/rsbm.1957.0014. 769361. 
  2. George B. Kauffman (1986). Frederick Soddy (1877–1956): Early Pioneer in Radiochemistry (Chemists and Chemistry). Dordrecht; Boston; Hingham: D. Reidel Pub. Co. p. 147. ISBN 978-90-277-1926-3. 
  3. Davies, M. (1992). "Frederick Soddy: The scientist as prophet". Annals of Science. 49 (4): 351–367. 10.1080/00033799200200301. 
  4. Kauffman, G. B. (1997). "Book Review:The World Made New: Frederick Soddy, Science, Politics, and Environment Linda Merricks". Isis. 88 (3): 564–565. 10.1086/383825. 
  5. Daly, H. E. (1980). "The Economic Thought of Frederick Soddy". History of Political Economy. 12 (4): 469–426. 10.1215/00182702-12-4-469. 
  6. Freedman, M. I. (2009). "Frederick Soddy and the Practical Significance of Radioactive Matter". The British Journal for the History of Science. 12 (3): 257. 10.1017/S0007087400017313. 
  7. Sclove, R. E. (1989). "From Alchemy to Atomic War: Frederick Soddy's "Technology Assessment" of Atomic Energy, 1900–1915". Science, Technology & Human Values. 14 (2): 163–194. 10.1177/016224398901400203. , pp. 163–194
  8. Linda Merricks (1996). The World Made New: Frederick Soddy, Science, Politics, and Environment. Oxford New York: Oxford University Press. p. 223. ISBN 0-19-855934-8. 
  9. A. N. Krivomazov (1978). Frederick Soddy: 1877–1956. Moscow: Nauka. p. 208. 
  10. George B. Kauffman (1986). Frederick Soddy (1877–1956): Early Pioneer in Radiochemistry (Chemists and Chemistry). Dordrecht; Boston; Hingham: D. Reidel Pub. Co. p. 272. ISBN 978-90-277-1926-3. 
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