An Introduction to Chemistry

Second Editon

Author: Mark Bishop

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780977810581


Page: 836

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An Introduction to Chemistry is intended for use in beginning chemistry courses that have no chemistry prerequisite. The text was written for students who want to prepare themselves for general college chemistry, for students seeking to satisfy a science requirement for graduation, and for students in health-related or other programs that require a one-semester introduction to general chemistry. No matter what a reader's goals are, this book will help them to learn the basics of chemistry.

An Introduction to the Chemistry of the Sea

Author: Michael E. Q. Pilson

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521887070

Category: Science

Page: 533

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Engagingly introduces marine chemistry and the ocean's geochemical interactions with the solid earth and atmosphere, for students of oceanography.

Atoms, molecules, and reactions

an introduction to chemistry

Author: Ronald James Gillespie

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780130887900

Category: Science

Page: 747

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An Introduction to Chemistry for Biology Students

Author: George I. Sackheim

Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780805395716

Category: Science

Page: 334

View: 4988

Introduction to Chemistry for Biology Students, Ninth Edition is a unique workbook that uses a step-by-step approach to teach students the chemistry necessary for success in life sciences courses. Today's biology courses place an increasing emphasis on the chemical processes that underlie critical biological functions. This text helps students review and master all the basic facts, concepts, and terminology of chemistry that they need to understand those processes and to excel in their life science courses.

An Introduction to Chemical Metallurgy

International Series on Materials Science and Technology

Author: R. H. Parker

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483139212

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 376

View: 1765

An Introduction to Chemical Metallurgy, Second Edition introduces the reader to chemical metallurgy, including its fundamental principles and some of their applications. References in the text to a date and the author of some law or principle of physical chemistry are given for the sake of historical significance. This book is comprised of eight chapters and opens with an overview of thermodynamics, with particular emphasis on the first law of thermodynamics; the expansion of a gas; thermodynamically reversible changes; applications of thermochemistry in metallurgy; and experimental techniques in calorimetry. The following chapters focus on entropy, free energy, and chemical equilibrium; solutions and reaction kinetics; extraction and refining of metals, including refining by preferential oxidation; and corrosion and electrodeposition. Electrochemistry and interfacial phenomena are also explored, along with surface energy and surface tension, electrolytes and electrolysis, and reduction and oxidation potentials. This monograph is written primarily for chemists and metallurgists as well as students embarking on courses in chemical metallurgy.

An Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry

Author: Graham Patrick

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198749694

Category: Pharmaceutical chemistry

Page: 832

View: 3574

For many people, taking some form of medication is part of everyday life, whether for mild or severe illness, acute or chronic disease, to target infection or to relieve pain. However for most it remains a mystery as to what happens once the drug has been taken into the body: how do the drugs actually work? Furthermore, by what processes are new drugs discovered and brought to market?An Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry, sixthedition, provides an accessible and comprehensive account of this fascinating multidisciplinary field. Assuming little prior knowledge, the text is ideal for those studying the subject for the first time. Inaddition to covering the key principles of drug design and drug action, the text also discusses important current topics in medicinal chemistry. The subject is brought to life throughout by engaging case studies highlighting particular classes of drugs, and the stories behind their discovery and development.

An Introduction to Chemistry - Atoms First WebAssign Bundle

Author: Chiral Publishing Company,WebAssign

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780984337903


Page: 812

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This is a bundle that includes a hard bound version of An Introduction to Chemistry by Mark Bishop (ISBN 978-0-9778105-9-8) and an access card to the WebAssign online homework system that accompanies the text.

An Introduction to Chemistry - Atoms First

Author: Mark Bishop

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780977810598

Category: Chemistry

Page: 812

View: 2414

An Introduction to Chemistry is intended for use in beginning chemistry courses that have no chemistry prerequisite. The text was written for students who want to prepare themselves for general college chemistry, for students seeking to satisfy a science requirement for graduation, and for students in health-related or other programs that require a one-semester introduction to general chemistry.

An Introduction to Chemical Kinetics

Author: Michel Soustelle

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118604229

Category: Science

Page: 480

View: 4197

This book is a progressive presentation of kinetics of the chemical reactions. It provides complete coverage of the domain of chemical kinetics, which is necessary for the various future users in the fields of Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Macromolecular Chemistry and Combustion. It will help them to understand the most sophisticated knowledge of their future job area. Over 15 chapters, this book present the fundamentals of chemical kinetics, its relations with reaction mechanisms and kinetic properties. Two chapters are then devoted to experimental results and how to calculate the kinetic laws in both homogeneous and heterogeneous systems. The following two chapters describe the main approximation modes to calculate these laws. Three chapters are devoted to elementary steps with the various classes, the principles used to write them and their modeling using the theory of the activated complex in gas and condensed phases. Three chapters are devoted to the particular areas of chemical reactions, chain reactions, catalysis and the stoichiometric heterogeneous reactions. Finally the non-steady-state processes of combustion and explosion are treated in the final chapter.

An Introduction to Chemistry - Second Edition WebAssign Bundle

Author: Mark Bishop,WebAssign

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780984337910


Page: 836

View: 1705

This is a bundle that includes a hard bound version of An Introduction to Chemistry Second Edition by Mark Bishop (ISBN 978-0-9778105-8-1) and an access card to the WebAssign online homework system that accompanies the text.

An Introduction to Industrial Chemistry

Author: C.A. Heaton

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9401106134

Category: Science

Page: 413

View: 5541

to the Third Edition Following the success of the first two editions of this book in which the core subject matter has been retained, we have taken the opportunity to add substantial new material, including an additional chapter on that most important activity of the chemical industry, research and development. Topical items such as quality, safety and environmental issues also receive enhanced coverage. The team of authors for this edition comprises both those revising and updating their chapters and some new ones. The latter's different approach to the subject matter is reflected in the new titles: Organisational Structures - A Story of Evolution (chapter 5) and Environmental Impact of the Chemical Industry (chapter 9). The chapter on Energy retains its original title but different approach of the new authors is evident. We have updated statistics and tables wherever possible and expanded the index. We hope readers find the brief 'pen pictures' of authors to be interesting. It is worth stressing again that this book is designed to be used with its companion volume - The Chemical Industry, 2nd Edition, ed. Alan Heaton (referred to as Volume 2) - for a complete introduction to the chemical industry. Thanks are due to all contributors and to my wife Joy for typing my contributions.

An Introduction to Chemical Pharmacology; Pharmacodynamics in Relation to Chemistry

Author: Hugh Alister McGuigan

Publisher: Sagwan Press

ISBN: 9781376680942

Category: History

Page: 438

View: 9058

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Chemical Energy and Exergy

An Introduction to Chemical Thermodynamics for Engineers

Author: Norio Sato

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780444516459

Category: Science

Page: 149

View: 8963

This book is a beginners introduction to chemical thermodynamics for engineers. In the textbook efforts have been made to visualize as clearly as possible the main concepts of thermodynamic quantities such as enthalpy and entropy, thus making them more perceivable. Furthermore, intricate formulae in thermodynamics have been discussed as functionally unified sets of formulae to understand their meaning rather than to mathematically derive them in detail. In this textbook, the affinity of irreversible processes, defined by the second law of thermodynamics, has been treated as the main subject, rather than the equilibrium of chemical reactions. The concept of affinity is applicable in general not only to the processes of chemical reactions but also to all kinds of irreversible processes. This textbook also includes electrochemical thermodynamics in which, instead of the classical phenomenological approach, molecular science provides an advanced understanding of the reactions of charged particles such as ions and electrons at the electrodes. Recently, engineering thermodynamics has introduced a new thermodynamic potential called exergy, which essentially is related to the concept of the affinity of irreversible processes. This textbook discusses the relation between exergy and affinity and explains the exergy balance diagram and exergy vector diagram applicable to exergy analyses in chemical manufacturing processes. This textbook is written in the hope that the readers understand in a broad way the fundamental concepts of energy and exergy from chemical thermodynamics in practical applications. Finishing this book, the readers may easily step forward further into an advanced text of their specified line. - Visualizes the main concepts of thermodynamics to show the meaning of the quantities and formulae. - Focuses mainly on the affinity of irreversible processes and the related concept of exergy. - Provides an advanced understanding of electrochemical thermodynamics.