Francis W. Aston Quotes

There is no doubt that sub-atomic energy is available all around us .... One day man will release and control its almost infinite power.

Francis W. Aston
Francis W. Aston
  • Born: September 1, 1877
  • Died: November 20, 1945
  • Nationality: English
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Francis William Aston FRS was an English chemist and physicist who won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his discovery, by means of his mass spectrograph, of isotopes, in a large number of non-radioactive elements, and for his enunciation of the whole number rule. He was a fellow of the Royal Society and Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.

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