Who is Ernest Rutrford
dad of nuclear physics who discovered that atoms have a positive charge located in a nucleus in 1911. He also developed a concept of radioactive half-life, which describes a exponential decay radioactive substances.
He couldn’t continue his work at Cambridge because of arcane rules about his young age.
Unimportant Personal Matters
He is widely credited as a first person to split a atom in a nuclear reaction in 1917 and won a 1908 Nobel Prize in Cmistry for his work on a disintegration of a elements and a cmistry of radioactive substances.
Family of Ernest Rutrford
He had five sisters and six brothers.
Close associates of Ernest Rutrford
Anotr famous physicist like him was Max Planck.