Foundations of Chemistry

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 235–239

On Recent Discussion Concerning Quantum Justification of the Periodic Table of the Elements


DOI: 10.1007/s10698-005-2141-y

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Ostrovsky, V.N. Found Chem (2005) 7: 235. doi:10.1007/s10698-005-2141-y


The recent exchange on the quantum justification of the Periodic System of the Elements in this Journal between Scerri [Foundations of Chemistry 6: 93–116, 2004] and Friedrich [Foundations of Chemistry 6: 117–132, 2004] is supplemented by some methodological comments.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.V. Fock Institute of PhysicsThe University of St PetersburgSt PetersburgRussia