Foundations of Chemistry

, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 85-93

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Newlands revisited: a display of the periodicity of the chemical elements for chemists

  • E. G. MarksAffiliated withGisborne Hospital
  • , J. A. MarksAffiliated withGisborne Hospital Email author 


This is a periodic table explicitly for chemists rather than physicists. It is derived from Newlands’ columns. It solves many problems such as the positions of hydrogen, helium, beryllium, zinc and the lanthanoids but all within a succinct format.


Periodic table Newlands