Jons Jakob Berzelius

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Noun1.Jons Jakob Berzelius - Swedish chemist who discovered three new elements and determined the atomic weights of many others (1779-1848)
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Hacia 1826 Jons Jacob Berzelius habia preparado una relacion de pesos atomicos que podia considerarse correcta; salvo en caso de la plata, el sodio y el potasio; que aparecian con un valor dos veces superior a los correctos.
One of the most respected chemists at the time was Jons Jacob Berzelius (1779-1848), who studied medicine at Uppsala in Sweden and in 1807 was appointed professor in chemistry and pharmacy at the Karolinska Institute (1).
Swedish chemist Jons Jacob Berzelius (center) begins work on developing an atomic weight scale based on oxygen equal to 100.