Who is Peter Atkins?
Peter William Atkins FRSC is a British chemist and former Professor of Chemistry at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Lincoln College. He is a prolific writer of popular chemistry textbooks, including Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, and Molecular Quantum Mechanics. Atkins is also the author of a number of popular science books, including Atkins' Molecules, Galileo's Finger: The Ten Great Ideas of Science and On Being.
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- Aug 10, 1940
- Also known as
- P.W. Atkins
- Peter William Atkins
- University of Leicester
- Lived in
on July 23, 2013