ChemTalk

Month: September 2022

Bo Bramer

Hi, my name is Bo Bramer! I am one of the four co-founders of ChemTalk, and I am currently the head of content creation. I

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Dipole Moments

What Is a Dipole Moment?

Core Concepts In this tutorial, you will learn all about dipole moments. First, we begin with a basic introduction to the presence of dipole moments

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tungsten element image

The Tough Element Tungsten

Introduction to Tungsten The element tungsten is a silvery gray transition metal. Tungsten is known for having a remarkably high melting point and incredible tensile

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Periodic table with electron shells

Electron Shells

Core Concepts In this tutorial, you will learn about electron shells, the different subshells, and the orbitals where electrons can be found. Topics Covered in

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Concept of Heat

What is Thermochemistry?

Core Concepts Thermochemistry focuses on understanding how heat is involved in chemical reactions. Important thermochemical laws guide the study of heat and its interactions with

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Rate Determining Step

What is the Rate Determining Step? The rate determining step in a reaction is the step which will take the longest time in a reaction.

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plasmid transduction phase of molecular cloning

Molecular Cloning

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn about a fundamental technique of DNA amplification called Molecular Cloning. Let’s explore the biochemistry behind the procedure,

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amino acid hydrolysis

What is Hydrolysis?

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn the basics of hydrolysis, including its background chemistry and mechanics. You will also learn the step-by-step mechanisms

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carbon, distinguishing factor of organic compounds

What are Organic Compounds?

Core Concepts In this tutorial, you will learn about the history of organic chemistry, the importance of organics, and then the difference between organic and inorganic

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sigma bonding and antibonding orbitals from valence bond theory

Sigma and Pi bonds

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn about the basics of sigma and pi bonds and their importance to organic chemistry. You’ll also have

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What Is Matter?

Core Concept In this tutorial, you will learn about matter, its properties, an introduction about its history, the difference between matter and mass. Topics Covered

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