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- Konrad Theiss Verlag 2015; US$ 61.05
Seit frühesten Zeiten betreibt der Mensch Chemie. Was zunächst eher zufällig und unwissentlich geschah, hatte großen Einfluss auf unsere Entwicklung, denn wer weiß, wo wir heute ohne das Backen von Brot, das Brennen von Keramik oder das Legieren von Metallen stünden? In der Antike entstand dann die Alchemie mit ihrer Suche nach dem rätselhaften "Stein... more...
- Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 245.00
Advances in Heterocyclic Chemistry is the definitive series in the field?one of great importance to organic chemists, polymer chemists, and many biological scientists. Because biology and organic chemistry increasingly intersect, the associated nomenclature also is being used more frequently in explanations. Written by established authorities in... more...
- Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 200.00
Acrylamide in Food: Analysis, Content and Potential Health Effects provides the recent analytical methodologies for acrylamide detection, up-to-date information about its occurrence in various foods (such as bakery products, fried potato products, coffee, battered products, water, table olives etc.), and its interaction mechanisms and health effects.... more...
- Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 225.00
Strategies and Tactics in Organic Synthesis provides a forum for investigators to discuss their approach to the science and art of organic synthesis. Rather than a simple presentation of data or a secondhand analysis, this classic provides stories that vividly demonstrate the power of the human endeavor known as organic synthesis and the creativity... more...
- Doubleday Canada 2009; US$ 15.00
When did "chemical" become a dirty word? Forty or so years ago, chemistry -- which had been recognized as a miracle-making boon to humanity - somehow became associated with warfare, sinister food additives, "toxins" and pollution. It's a situation that Dr. Joe Schwarcz aims to put into perspective. Yes, there's a downside to chemistry, he says,... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2008; US$ 42.00
Reaching beyond the typical high school chemistry textbook, each title in this series offers real-life, concrete examples that illustrate the practical importance of the topic at hand, and includes a full-color periodic table, color photographs, sidebars, and a glossary. more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 48.00
In spite of their adjacency in the periodic table, halogens and nonmetals have very different properties. Halogens are among the most chemically reactive elements in the periodic table, exhibiting a diverse chemistry in terms of the large numbers of compounds they can form. On the other hand, noble gases are the least chemically reactive elements.... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 74.00
This important book is an autobiographical account of doing scientific research in India. It provides an insight to the perseverance of a scientist from a developing country. His relentless pursuit of excellence in chemistry for more than half a century is a remarkable source of inspiration to young scientists facing modern-day challenges. more...
- iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2009; US$ 180.00
Europe's leading conference for the plastics additives and compounding industry is now in its fifteenth year. This conference saw cutting edge case studies on plastic additives, performance, processing and applications. Whether you're an additive supplier, compounder, manufacturer or end user of polymer materials, these proceedings provide... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 36.00
"I have no dress except the one I wear every day. If you are going to be kind enough to give me one, please let it be practical and dark so that I can put it on afterwards to go to the laboratory", said Marie Curie about her wedding dress. According to her lecture notes, Gertrude B. Elion is quoted a few decades later: "Don't be afraid of hard work.... more...