Introduction to Computational Chemistry

By Frank Jensen

Creation to Computational Chemistry moment variation offers a complete account of the elemental rules underlying assorted equipment, starting from classical to the subtle. even supposing accomplished in its assurance, this textbook makes a speciality of calculating molecular buildings and (relative) energies and not more on molecular houses or dynamical elements. No previous wisdom of suggestions particular to computational chemistry are assumed, however the reader will want a few realizing of introductory quantum mechanics, linear algebra, and vector, differential and quintessential calculus.

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Chemistry: The Molecular Science, Hybrid Edition (with OWLv2 24-Months Printed Access Card)

Reflecting Cengage Learning's dedication to providing versatile instructing ideas and cost for college students and teachers, this new hybrid model beneficial properties the academic presentation present in the broadcast textual content whereas providing the entire end-of bankruptcy routines on-line in OWLv2, the best on-line studying method for chemistry. The result--a briefer published textual content that engages scholars on-line! aid your scholars enhance their grades and figuring out of suggestions with this value-packed Hybrid version. An entry code to OWLv2 with MindTap Reader, is incorporated with the textual content, delivering scholars with strong on-line assets that come with tutorials, simulations, randomized homework questions, video clips, a whole interactive digital model of the textbook, and extra! Your scholars could be interact within the energetic learn of chemistry with CHEMISTRY: THE MOLECULAR technology, Fourth variation. Authors Moore, Stanitski, and Jurs infuse their textual content with well timed purposes that display chemistry as a full of life and correct topic that's primary to a huge variety of disciplines similar to engineering, biology, and environmental technological know-how. The Fourth version positive aspects an stronger problem-solving method, a whole revision of its award-winning paintings application to even higher aid scholars visualize chemical strategies at a molecular point, built-in insurance of natural and biochemistry content material, and whole media integration with OWL on-line net studying and pass Chemistry. New content material, extra visualization difficulties, up-to-date purposes in a variety of disciplines, and detailed new end-of-chapter "grid" questions in line with award-winning chemistry schooling study were extra in the course of the textual content. moreover, a few of the book's end-of-chapter questions are observed by means of interactive, assignable, on-line classes in OWL--the number 1 on-line studying procedure for chemistry.

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Chemistry Demystified: A Self-Teaching Guide

By Linda Williams

Textual content offers a self-teaching advisor for these with no previous formal education in chemistry. Covers the parts of topic; symbols and naming criteria utilized in chemistry; components, electrons, and the Periodic desk; the composition of atoms; and solubility, boiling, and freezing issues. Softcover.

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Chemistry: Principles and Reactions

By William L. Masterton

Notice the entire primary issues of normal chemistry within the newest version of this short, within your means, reader- orientated textual content. Masterton/Hurley's CHEMISTRY: ideas AND REACTIONS, 6e, offers a transparent, concise presentation in line with the authors' greater than 50 years of mixed educating event. This variation takes you on to the crux of strategies with simplicity and lets you successfully disguise all issues present in the common basic chemistry publication. New and confirmed concept-driven examples in addition to examples that concentrate on molecular reasoning and figuring out offer very important perform. New "Chemistry: past the school room" essays via visitor authors reveal the relevance of the thoughts you're studying and spotlight probably the most up to date makes use of of chemistry. a powerful, stronger artwork application additional assists you in visualizing chemical strategies. For the 1st time, this version totally integrates OWL (Online Web-based Learning), the homework administration procedure depended on by way of tens of millions of scholars. built-in end-of-chapter questions and Key recommendations correlate to OWL. An not obligatory ebook of this version can also be to be had in OWL. To extra help in studying and intensity of insurance, the publication deals CengageNOW™, an online scholar self- educational application. furthermore, pass Chemistry™ studying modules constructed through award-winning chemists provide mini- lectures and studying instruments on hand for video iPods, MP3 gamers, and iTunes or CengageNOW™ to deal with scholars such as you who're at the move.

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Tihkal: The Continuation

By Alexander Shulgin, Ann Shulgin

TiHKAL is a 1997 publication written through Alexander Shulgin and Ann Shulgin a few relatives of psychoactive medicines often called tryptamines. A sequel to PiHKAL (Phenethylamines i've got recognized And Loved), the entire identify of the e-book is Tryptamines i've got recognized And enjoyed: The Continuation.

TiHKAL, very like its predecessor PiHKAL, is split into components. the 1st half is a fictionalized autobiography, carrying on with the place PiHKAL left off, however it then maintains right into a choice of essays. those essays diversity from psychotherapy and the Jungian brain to the superiority of DMT in nature, ayahuasca and the conflict on medicinal drugs. the second one a part of TiHKAL is an in depth synthesis handbook for fifty five psychedelic compounds (many came across by way of Alexander Shulgin), with dosages, chemical constitution and qualitative comments.

Like PiHKAL, the Shulgins have been encouraged to unlock the synthesis details for you to defend the public's entry to information regarding psychedelic compounds, a objective Alexander Shulgin has famous time and again. Following a raid of his laboratory in 1994 by means of the U.S. DEA, Richard Meyer, spokesman for DEA's San Francisco box department, said that "It is our opinion that these books are pretty well cookbooks on the way to make unlawful medications. brokers inform me that during clandestine labs that they have got raided, they've got discovered copies of these books." this angle emphasised Shulgin's have to free up the data to make sure its protection, and resulted in the discharge of TiHKAL and his different publications.

Table of Contents
Note to Reader
Comments at the Title

BOOK 1 — the tale Continues

1 Invasion
2 Lourdes
3 The Dred and different studying Experiences
4 The Brazil Caper
5 'Shrooms
6 PanSoph 2
7 Stamps
8 Leningrad Letters
9 La Ruta del Bakalao

10 Places within the Mind
11 Sex, medications and the Older Players
12 The Lioness and the key Place
13 Flashbacks
14 The Intensive

15 DMT is Everywhere
16 Hoasca vs. Ayahuasca
17 MGS

18 What massive Bang?
19 Three Photographs
20 Designer Drugs

Part 5: medicines AND POLITICS
21 Could We? should still We?
22 Barriers to Research
23 Who is John Jones?
24 Cui Bono?

25 Galileo

BOOK II — The Chemistry Continues


Appendix A: Bill of Rights
Appendix B: Current Drug Law
Appendix C: Glossary
Appendix D: Acknowledgments
Appendix E: Cactus Alkaloids
Appendix F: Carbolines
Appendix G: Histamines
Appendix H: Known Tryptamines
Appendix I: Long Index to booklet II

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Advanced Organic Chemistry: Reactions, Mechanisms, and Structure

By Jerry March

After 4 variants, it truly is nonetheless the reference scholars and pros expect. complex natural Chemistry Fourth variation just one reference has introduced always incisive, up-to date, and complete insurance of the main worthwhile reactions in natural chemistry on to the fingertips of either scholars and pros: complicated natural Chemistry. geared up by means of response variety, a function that makes transparent the elemental rules underlying the approximately 580 reactions defined, complicated natural Chemistry deals fast entry to every reaction's scope, obstacles, and mechanisms. Balancing well timed aspect and informative breadth, this new up-to-date Fourth variation:

  • Describes the constitution of natural compounds, together with chemical bonding and stereochemistry
  • Reviews common response mechanisms, together with usual reactions and photochemical reactions
  • Includes a survey of reactions, prepared through response style and through which bonds are damaged and formed
  • Includes IUPAC's latest procedure for designating response mechanisms
  • Features an index to the equipment used for getting ready given different types of compounds
  • Contains greater than 15,000 references-5,000 new to this edition-to unique papers

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Some Simple Tryptamines

By Keeper of the Trout & Friends

Out of print for a while, Trout's Notes on a few easy TRYPTAMINES is once more to be had in an thoroughly up to date version. 304 pages, with over four hundred illustrations, together with greater than three hundred full-color pictures, a few basic TRYPTAMINES is a useful reference instrument for these attracted to psychoactive vegetation containing tryptamines, in addition to diverse artificial tryptamines. a few basic TRYPTAMINES is the main accomplished and designated assessment that exists referring to this topic. Softcover, published on prime quality acid-free paper, with a robust sewn-and-glued binding.

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Earth System Science: From Biogeochemical Cycles to Global Changes (International Geophysics)

By Henning Rodhe

Over the past decade, the research of cycles as a version for the earth's altering weather has develop into a brand new technology. Earth structures Science is the foundation for figuring out all points of anthropogenic worldwide switch, akin to chemically compelled worldwide weather swap. The paintings is aimed toward these scholars drawn to the rising medical discipline.
Earth structures Science is an built-in self-discipline that has been speedily constructing over the past 20 years. New details is incorporated during this up-to-date variation in order that the textual content is still suitable.
This quantity comprises 5 new chapters, yet of certain value is the inclusion of an multiplied set of pupil exercises.
The senior authors are top scientists of their fields and feature been provided a variety of prizes for his or her study efforts.

* First variation used to be broadly adopted
* Authors are hugely revered of their field
* worldwide weather switch, vital to the booklet, is now probably the most very important matters in atmospheric sciences and oceanography

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Chemistry of Pyrotechnics: Basic Principles and Theory, Second Edition

By John A. Conkling

Primarily pushed by means of advancing know-how and matters for safeguard, development on the planet of pyrotechnics and high-energy fabrics has exploded some time past 25 years. The promulgation of latest executive laws locations new and extra stringent regulations at the fabrics which may be utilized in lively combos. those rules now mandate a variety of education courses, and begin different activities, similar to OSHA’s strategy security administration usual, meant to get rid of injuries and incidents. regrettably, the U.S. lacks an equipped, broad-range educational application to hide the technology and use of lively fabrics and teach the subsequent new release of pyrotechnicians.

Designed as a bridge to permit a delicate and assured transition for body of workers coming from a chemistry heritage into the sensible international of explosives, Chemistry of Pyrotechnics: simple rules and thought, moment Edition emphasizes uncomplicated chemical ideas along sensible, hands-on wisdom within the education of full of life combos. It examines the interactions among and variations of pyrotechnics to altering know-how in components reminiscent of obscuration technology and low-signature flame emission.

Much greater than an easy how-to advisor, the e-book discusses chemical and pyrotechnic rules, elements of high-energy combinations, and parts of ignition, propagation, and sensitivity. It bargains warmth compositions, together with ignition mixes, delays, thermites, and propellants and investigates the construction of smoke and sound in addition to mild and colour.

Promoting the expansion and growth of pyrotechnics as a technological know-how, Chemistry of Pyrotechnics: simple rules and concept, moment Edition presents practitioners being able to practice chemical rules and common sense to full of life fabrics and thereby make the sphere as efficient, important, and secure as possible.

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Chemistry of Nanocrystalline Oxide Materials: Combustion Synthesis, Properties and Applications

Nano-oxide fabrics lend themselves to functions in a wide selection of rising technological fields reminiscent of microelectronics, catalysts, ceramics, coatings, and effort garage. even though, constructing new routes for making nano-based fabrics is a hard quarter for solid-state fabrics chemists. This publication does simply that by way of describing a unique approach for getting ready them. The authors have built a singular low-temperature, self-propagating man made path to nano-oxides by way of the answer combustion and flamable precursor methods. this technique offers the specified composition, constitution, and homes for plenty of kinds of technologically helpful nanocrystalline oxide fabrics like alumina, ceria, iron oxides, titania, yttria, and zirconia, between others.

The e-book is very instructive in bringing readers one step towards the exploration of nanomaterials. scholars of nanoscience can acquaint themselves with the particular creation and assessment of nanopowders by means of this direction, whereas educational researchers and business scientists will locate solutions to a bunch of questions about nano-oxides. The booklet additionally presents an impetus for scientists in commercial study to judge and discover new how one can scale up the creation of nanomaterials, supplying priceless feedback for extra examine.

Contents: flamable good Precursors to Nanocrystalline Oxide fabrics; answer Combustion Synthesis of Oxide fabrics; Alumina and similar Oxide fabrics; Nano-Ceria and Metal-Ion-Substituted Ceria; Nanocrystalline Fe2O3 and Ferrites; Nano-Titania and Titanates; Zirconia and comparable Oxide fabrics; Perovskite Oxide fabrics; Nanocrystalline Oxide fabrics for certain Applications.

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