Electron shell model of chemical bonding formulated by Gilbert Lewis and Irving Langmuir

In 1916 the American physical chemist Gilbert Newton Lewis (23rd October, 1875 - 23rd March, 1946) published his article on chemical bonding, 'The Atom and the Molecule', in which he formulated his discovery of the covalent bond. His ideas of chemical bonding were built upon by Irving Langmuir. . .

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