Essays Tagged: "University of Manchester"

Rutherford's Gold Foil Experiment

n College. After achieving more academic honors at Nelson College, Rutherford moved on to Cambridge University's Cavendish laboratory. There he was lead by his mentor J.J. Thomson convinced him to stu ... y 1889 Rutherford was ready to earn a living and sought a job. With Thomson's recommendation McGill University in Montreal accepted him as a professor of chemistry. Upon performing many experiments an ...

(3 pages) 47 1 3.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Becquerel and Rutherford: Contributions to Science

was awarded the Nobel Prize for his ground-breaking work in nuclear physics. In 1909, while at the University of Manchester, Rutherford overran a thin gold foil with alpha particles when he noticed t ...

(1 pages) 25 0 2.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Understanding Outsourcing: A Theoretical Analysis of its Benefits and Risks to Businesses

rature was accessed through two on-line libraries of the UMIST ( and the University of Manchester ( These two university on-line libraries toget ... ticles of the last decade, which were accessible through two on-line libraries of the UMIST and the University of Manchester, which will inevitably result in absence of some studies or research on the ...

(30 pages) 833 1 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

1 Peter 3: 1 - 7 Analysis

Peter H. David received his M. Div. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and Ph.D. From the University of Manchester who was writing for the Kruse Kronicle, writes about the silent witness in ...

(4 pages) 20 1 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


and.Rutherford demonstrated his abilities as a scientist early on while working on his B.Sc. at the University of New Zealand in 1894. He showed that the magnetization can be removed from a magnetized ... he surface layer of the metal in acid.He began work at Cambridge in 1895 and was a professor at the University of Manchester from 1907 on.It is during this time period that Rutherford made his most im ...

(1 pages) 875 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry


nvested in the "miracle material" graphene have finally started to pay off as the scientists at the University of Manchester made a breakthrough in graphene research. Using wafer-scale graphene might ... selov, who received the Nobel Prize for their work in 2010, discovered the material graphene at the university of Manchester in 2004. Since then the material because of its numerous unique properties ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Chemical Engineering