org.jscience.chemistry
Class PeriodicTable

java.lang.Object
  extended by org.jscience.chemistry.PeriodicTable

public final class PeriodicTable
extends java.lang.Object

This class provides access to the elements of the periodic table.


Method Summary
static Element getElement(java.lang.String name)
          Returns an element.
static java.lang.String getName(java.lang.String symbol)
          Returns the name for a symbol.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Method Detail

getName

public static java.lang.String getName(java.lang.String symbol)
Returns the name for a symbol.

Parameters:
symbol - DOCUMENT ME!
Returns:
DOCUMENT ME!

getElement

public static Element getElement(java.lang.String name)
Returns an element.

Parameters:
name - DOCUMENT ME!
Returns:
DOCUMENT ME!