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See this University of Virginia site for an overview of the advancements in chemistry and physics that led to the atomic model of matter.  The ideas of Galileo, Dalton, Gay-Lussac, Avogadro, and others are presented, along with the opposition of some nineteenth century scientists to the atomic model.
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Keywords: Avogadro, Dalton, Galileo, Gay-Lussac, Lavoisier , Newton, atom, atomic, element, matter, model, modern
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M. Fowler, Evolution of the Atomic Concept and the Beginnings of Modern Chemistry (1997), <http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/classes/252/atoms.html>.
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Fowler, Michael. Evolution of the Atomic Concept and the Beginnings of Modern Chemistry. 1997. http://galileo.phys.virginia.edu/classes/252/atoms.html (accessed 22 May 2024).
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