Download Chemie und Literatur: ein ungewohnlicher Flirt (Erlebnis by Georg Schwedt PDF

By Georg Schwedt

Georg Schwedts Bucher, in denen er chemische Elemente und Prozesse im Alltag aufspurt und spannende Experimente daraus entwickelt, sind Bestsellergaranten.
"Chemie in der Weltliteratur" verbindet Schwedts Leidenschaft fur das Stoffliche mit der fur die Literatur. Seit seinen Studientagen liest er sich begeistert durch die gro?en Werke der Literatur: naturlich mit einem besonderen Blick fur alles Chemische.
In seiner gro?en Gesamtschau findet sich Einschlagiges wie Goethes "Wahlverwandtschaften": Das zentrale Motiv, wie die Hauptfiguren sich voneinander entfernen und wieder neu finden, lasst sich ubertragen auf die Anziehungskrafte von chemischen Stoffen, die neue Verbindungen eingehen. Aus Aldous Huxleys dusterer Zukunftsvision "Schone neue Welt" zitiert er Abschnitte uber chemische Verwertungsprozesse oder das Klonen von Embryonen und erklart die Hintergrunde. Nicht fehlen darf naturlich die Geschichte von Jean-Baptiste Grenouilles aus Patrick Suskinds Erfolgsroman "Das Parfum". Die Experimente des genialischen Parfumeurs und Morders kann der Leser hier 1:1 nachvollziehen.
Die spannende Reise durch die Welt der Literatur enthalt daruber hinaus Kapitel u. a. zu Buchners "Woyzeck", dem "Zauberberg" und "Doktor Faustus" von Thomas Mann oder auch zu Ecos "Der identify der Rose".
Das ist ein ganz besonderes Buch fur alle, die einmal uber die Grenzen ihres Faches hinausdenken wollen, aber naturlich auch fur diejenigen, die nach dem etwas anderen Zugang zur Chemie suchen.

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Download Kratom and Other Mitragynines: The Chemistry and by Robert B. Raffa PDF

By Robert B. Raffa

Opioids corresponding to morphine, codeine, and oxycodone are extracts or analogs remoted from a unmarried resource: the opium poppy. for a very long time, it was once believed to be nature’s simply resource of opioids. however it now seems to be that organic range has advanced an alternate resource of opioid compounds—those derived from the plant Mitragyna speciosa. This plant, referred to as Kratom in Thailand or Biak-Biak in Malaysia, has lengthy been used in the community as therapy for ache, fever relief, diarrhea, or even depression.


Kratom and different Mitragynines: The Chemistry and Pharmacology of Opioids from a Non-Opium Source provides an creation to the chemical and organic houses of alkaloids remoted from M. speciosa as good as their man made analogs. The e-book covers quite a few subject matters together with phytochemistry, medicinal chemistry, and pharmacology. present learn, analgesic results, and dependancy strength also are mentioned. because the first vast textual content at the simple technological know-how and medical use of Kratom, the ebook presents readers with a concise but complete creation to nature’s "other opioid."

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Download Mathematik für Chemiker (German Edition) by Götz Brunner,Rainer Brück PDF

By Götz Brunner,Rainer Brück

Im Studium der Chemie sind mathematische Kenntnisse und Fertigkeiten unverzichtbar.

Suchen Sie ein Lehrbuch, das Ihnen hilft, diese zu erwerben und den Einstieg ins Studium zu erleichtern? Und zwar eines, das verständlich ist und Ihnen dennoch den sicheren Umgang mit dem mathematischen Stoff vermittelt?

Dieses Lehrbuch eignet sich als Begleitlektüre für die Mathematik-Vorlesungen in Ihrem Studium und auch als Grundlage für die Physik-Vorlesungen. Es kann Ihnen für die selbstständige Einarbeitung in mathematischen Stoff dienen ebenso wie für Ihre Prüfungsvorbereitungen.

Die beiden Autoren Götz Brunner und Rainer Brück haben die in einer Darstellung der Mathematik unvermeidbare Strenge durch ausführliche Erläuterungen aufgelockert, ohne auf die mathematisch saubere Formulierung von Begriffen und Ergebnissen zu verzichten. Sie erklären neu gewonnene Erkenntnisse, rechnen zu Rechenregeln und Rechenverfahren konkrete Beispiele durch und formulieren Vorgehensweisen oft als ”Rezepte“. Außerdem gibt es zu jedem Thema eine Reihe von Aufgaben, deren Lösungen im net zum obtain zur Verfügung stehen.

Mathematik für Chemiker hat sich bei Studierenden besonders deshalb bewährt, weil Themenauswahl und Textaufbau den Erfordernissen angepasst sind. In dieser aktuellen Auflage ist daher beides unverändert beibehalten worden.

Wir wünschen Ihnen mit diesem Lehrbuch einen guten Studienbegleiter für mathematische Probleme und Lösungsmethoden sowie viel Erfolg in Ihrem Studium!  

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Download Techniques in Clinical Chemistry: A Handbook for Medical by Frederick N. Bullock PDF

By Frederick N. Bullock

thoughts in scientific Chemistry: A guide for scientific Laboratory Technicians is a five-chapter supplementary instruction manual at the basics of scientific laboratory try and protocols.
The establishing bankruptcy covers the basic features of clinical laboratories, together with accuracy measures, equipment of study, buffers, symptoms, and valency. those subject matters are through discussions at the approaches for initial practise, basically for pattern training and specimen assortment. significant chapters are dedicated to the scrutinized research of particular specimen, similar to blood, cerebrospinal fluid, feces, gastric pattern, and urine. the ultimate bankruptcy discusses technical necessities of renal and hepatic functionality exams.
This guide is directed towards scientific and laboratory technicians and clinicians.

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Download The Right Chemistry: 108 Enlightening, Nutritious, by Joe Schwarcz PDF

By Joe Schwarcz

A substantial a part of Dr. Joe's task as director of McGill University's workplace of technological know-how and Society is persuading people who the pursuit of technological know-how wisdom is a possible resource of ask yourself, enlightenment and healthiness for everybody. And as a chemist, he is rather prepared to rescue chemistry from the undesirable rep it is constructed over contemporary a long time. there's extra to chemistry than pollution, toxins, and "Don't drink that soda--it's filled with chemicals." 

The evangelic zeal Dr. Joe brings to his day activity is naturally additionally the motive force in the back of his paintings as an writer. once more, the following he's to inform that every little thing is filled with chemical compounds, and that chemistry ability overall healthiness, foodstuff, good looks items, cleansing items, DNA, and the capacity through which girl Gaga's meat costume used to be held together. 

In the fashion proven with the bestselling Brain Fuel, every one part here's themed and incorporates a mix of brief, pithy goods and a bit of longer mini-essays. And as before--but by no means with such power and relish--Dr. Joe is going at the assault opposed to charlatans within the substitute health and wellbeing alternate, naming and shaming them in a very pleasing and edifying portion of the e-book referred to as "Claptrap."

You will research no matter if to place broccoli on a pizza sooner than or after baking, even if good looks tablets are worthy taking, and no matter if the infant shampoo you are utilizing is toxic. you will find yet now not use, please, the recipe for a Molotov cocktail. you'll be enabled to enthrall fellow dinner site visitors with the derivation of the identify Persil, and the definition of a kangarian (it's an individual who purely eats kangaroo meat).

As ever, this torrent of leisure is introduced in Dr. Joe's unmistakably hot, energetic and authorative voice.

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Download George Facer's Edexcel A Level Chemistry Student Book 1 by George Facer PDF

By George Facer

Help better attaining scholars to maximize their power, with a spotlight on self sufficient studying, review suggestion and version review solutions during this new version of George Facer's best-selling textbook.
- Encourages self reliant studying with notes and transparent motives through the content
- Strengthens figuring out with labored examples of chemical equations and calculations
- Stretches the scholars with a financial institution of questions on the finish of every chapter
- offers evaluation counsel and pattern answers

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Download Clinical Electroencephalography by L. G. Kiloh,J. W. Osselton PDF

By L. G. Kiloh,J. W. Osselton

medical Electroencephalography offers an appraisal of the worth of electroencephalography in scientific medication and a quick exposition of its recommendations.
The publication presents chapters that debate the recording options of electroencephalography; the conventional grownup EEG; purposes of EEG to convinced ailments comparable to epilepsy, cerebral tumors, head accidents and vascular lesions; and the worth and obstacles of electroencephalography.
Physicians, nurses, and scientific technicians will locate the e-book invaluable.

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Download THE BRIMSTONE DECEIT: An In-Depth Examination of by Joshua Cutchin PDF

By Joshua Cutchin

whatever FOUL this manner COMES

Witnesses across the world declare to determine spirits, UFOs, Sasquatch, and different phenomena that aren't alleged to exist. so much can't think their eyes, but a few of these observers have additionally detected proof of a extra ephemeral nature—odors abound, specifically the stench of brimstone.

In the 1st ebook of its sort, Joshua Cutchin, writer of the hugely praised "A Trojan Feast," records those unusual scents and poses a startling possibility... that scent is a feeling ripe for deception.

We belief our eyes and ears, yet may still we belief our noses?

JOSHUA CUTCHIN is a local of North Carolina with a protracted curiosity in Forteana. He holds a Masters in track Literature and a Masters in Journalism from the collage of Georgia, and presently is living in Roswell, Georgia. His first publication used to be A Trojan ceremonial dinner: The food and drinks choices of extraterrestrial beings, Faeries, and Sasquatch, released by means of Anomalist Books. Cutchin can also be a printed composer and continues an energetic acting time table as a jazz and rock tuba participant, having seemed on 8 albums and dwell live performance DVDs. He should be frequently heard at the weekly the place Did the line pass? midweek podcast, and keeps a web presence at JoshuaCutchin.com.

"The Brimstone Deceit can rightly be known as an quick vintage since it articulates a refreshingly unique method of the magical and extra importantly, how witnesses interpret their reviews. Joshua Cutchin rigorously builds his case with interesting, startling, and interesting money owed from all through historical past to teach us that once it involves UFOs, Bigfoot, and different excessive strangeness, the nostril could fairly understand what has been knocking at our doorways for millennia." — Greg Bishop, writer of undertaking Beta

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Download A Molecular Conception of Organisms and Neoplasms: A Theory by T. L. Cleave PDF

By T. L. Cleave

A Molecular belief of Organisms and Neoplasms is a six-chapter thesis that contains a series of reasoning at the idea of molecular belief. This thesis contends that any organism, whether multicellular, is essentially a unmarried molecule, that's the main challenge of the causation of neoplasms.
After offering a unifying definition of a molecule, this ebook is going on discussing the idea that of primary unicellularity of multicellular organism via protoplasmic continuity among its cells. The succeeding chapters spotlight the foundations of the molecular notion of organisms and neoplasms. the ultimate chapters define the opposite actions of an organism made up our minds by means of the molecular perception concept, reminiscent of embryonic improvement, animal warmth, stream, excitement and ache, and brain.
This publication could be of worth to biochemists and medical chemists.

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