5.111SC | Fall 2014 | Undergraduate

Principles of Chemical Science

Lecture 2: Atomic Structure

Lecture 2: Atomic Structure

Description: Embedded video, no tabs, this description appears on section page: The backscattering experiment of Rutherford is recreated in the classroom setting. Ping pong balls are used to represent alpha particles and Styrofoam balls connected to a series of strings represent nuclei in a piece of gold foil.

Instructor: Catherine Drennan

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