Foundations of Chemistry

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 235–239 | Cite as

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

  • V. N. Ostrovsky


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.


Physical Chemistry Methodological Comment Periodic Table Periodic System Recent Discussion 
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Authors and Affiliations

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

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