Atomic Theory and Structure

The Mole (previous version): Its History and Use

by Anthony Carpi, Ph.D.

Further Exploration

Mass Molarity Calculator

Sigma-Aldrich

The Mole Concept

F. Senese, Frostburg State U. - From General Chemistry Online, the mole and molar calculations

Some Notes on Avogadro's Number, 6.023 x 1023

T. Furtsch, Tennessee Tech University - More notes and links on the topic.

Biography

Amedeo Avogadro

Classics

Essay on a Manner of Determining the Relative Masses of the Elementary Molecules of Bodies

A. Avogadro's 1811 paper introducing the equal volume hypothesis.

Sketch of a course of chemical philosophy

S. Cannizzaro's 1858 atomic weight paper.

On the size of the air molecules

J. Loschmidt's 1865 paper.

News & Events

Celebrate Mole Day

Research

Google Scholar

Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.

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