Picture of the Week
Edward Turner, the first professor of chemistry at UCL, was an important figure in the history of 19th century science. Appointed to the chair of chemistry soon after the college's foundation, he was also author of an important textbook of the day, his Elements of Chemistry. Turner was a highly skilled experimental chemist, and his meticulous work on atomic weights put him at the centre of a major controversy of the age. More...
- PhD welcome pack from the Dept. of Chemistry (contains the following):
- Prof. Hasok Chang's (ex STS deputy head of department) article on
'Turning an undergraduate class into a professional research community'
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