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Selected Papers on the Periodic Table by Eric Scerri by Eric Scerri

By Eric Scerri

This booklet includes key articles by way of Eric Scerri, the major authority at the historical past and philosophy of the periodic desk of the weather and the writer of a best-selling e-book at the topic. The articles discover quite a number subject matters resembling the historic evolution of the periodic method in addition to its philosophical prestige and its dating to fashionable quantum physics. This quantity comprises a few in-depth examine papers from journals in historical past and philosophy of technology, in addition to quantum chemistry. different articles are from extra obtainable magazines like American Scientist. the writer has additionally supplied an intensive new advent as a way to combine this paintings masking a interval of 2 a long time. This must-have ebook is totally distinctive as there's not anything of this kind presently available to buy.

Readership: educational readers: philosophers and technological know-how historians, technology educators, chemists and physicists.

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Understanding Coatings Raw Materials by Vijay Mannari, Chintankumar J. Patel

By Vijay Mannari, Chintankumar J. Patel

What are paints and coatings composed of? This effective reference ebook deals an optimal review of the various components of the differing kinds of coatings, explaining the chemistry, approach and affects of coating uncooked fabrics. That manner, novices to the sphere of coatings achieve a short simple wisdom while chemists and laboratory assistants will locate invaluable insights on destiny traits and advancements within the box of uncooked fabrics.

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Mass Transfer: From Fundamentals to Modern Industrial by Koichi Asano

By Koichi Asano

This didactic method of the rules and modeling of mass move because it is required in sleek business approaches is exclusive in combining a step by step advent to all vital basics with the newest functions. dependent upon the well known author's winning new modeling strategy as used for the O-18 procedure, the exemplary workouts incorporated within the textual content are fact-proven, taken at once from latest chemical plants.Fascinating examining for chemists, graduate scholars, chemical and technique engineers, in addition to thermodynamics physicists.

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Energietechnik: Systeme zur Energieumwandlung. Kompaktwissen by Richard Zahoransky, Hans-Josef Allelein, Elmar Bollin,

By Richard Zahoransky, Hans-Josef Allelein, Elmar Bollin, Michael Rimmler, Udo Schelling, Harald Schwarz

Das Buch umfasst die gesamte Palette der Energietechnik, angefangen bei den Grundlagen der Energie-Verfahrenstechnik über die Beschreibung ausgeführter aktueller Anlagen (alle Kraftwerkstypen) bis zur Energieverteilung und -speicherung. Schwerpunkte sind regenerative/nachhaltige Energietechniken, Kombianlagen (z. B. fuel- und Dampfturbinen-Kraftwerke) und Anlagen mit Kraft-Wärme-Kopplung (z. B. BHKW). In der vorliegenden sechsten Auflage wurden im Kapitel Kerntechnik die Erfahrungen aus dem Fukushima-Unglück dokumentiert und die Kapitel Energieverteilung und Energiespeicherung neu gefasst, um den Tendenzen der politisch festgelegten deutschen Energiewende Rechnung zu tragen.

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Frontiers in Transition Metal-Containing Polymers by Alaa S. Abd-El-Aziz, Ian Manners

By Alaa S. Abd-El-Aziz, Ian Manners

A specified, up to date evaluation of transition metal-containing polymers

Promising advances within the electric, optical, magnetic, organic, and catalytic houses that metal-containing polymers own have ended in impressive growth within the box of transition metal-containing polymers. Frontiers in Transition Metal-Containing Polymers offers a finished, updated evaluation of the synthesis, houses, and functions of transition metal-containing polymers, together with an summary of the historic improvement of those forms of polymers.

Written by way of the top researchers within the box, this thorough quantity covers the routes to organometallic and coordination polymers, in addition to characterization and functions of transition metal-containing monomers and polymers. different themes mentioned comprise:

  • Metallo-supramolecular coordination polymers in response to nitrogen ligands
  • Coordination polymers in line with phosphorus ligands
  • Polypeptide-based metallobiopolymers and DNA-based metallopolymers
  • Metallodendrimers
  • Self-assembly of metal-containing block copolymers
  • Applications together with drug supply, optics, molecular units, sensors, conductive fabrics, and extra

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Half a Century of Free Radical Chemistry by Derek H. R. Barton, Shyamal I. Parekh

By Derek H. R. Barton, Shyamal I. Parekh

This publication describes the paintings of Nobel Laureate Derek Barton at the chemistry of natural loose radicals, and the discovery of latest chemical reactions to be used within the synthesis of biologically and economically very important compounds. It starts with a mechanistic research of business importance at the pyrolysis of chlorinated alkanes. It maintains with a concept at the biosynthesis of phenolate derived alkaloids concerning phenolate radical coupling. The booklet then describes the paintings on nitrite photolysis (Barton reaction), which concerned the discovery of latest radical chemistry resulting in an easy synthesis of the real hormone, aldosterone. It additionally describes one other new response prolonged to carboxlic acids that offers carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and different radicals below light stipulations. a last bankruptcy summarizes fresh functions of thiocarbonyl workforce derived radical reactions via different authors.

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AS Chemistry for AQA: Student Book by Nigel Saunders, Angela Saunders, Sandra Clinton, Max

By Nigel Saunders, Angela Saunders, Sandra Clinton, Max Parsonage, Emma Poole

Fresh, up to date chemistry textual content for the hot AQA AS Chemistry specification beginning in 2008. Emphasises How technology Works and is deal to follow-on from GCSE as a hugely obtainable textual content for complicated examine.

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