Author: Tobias Ziemke

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Heat of Fusion Explained

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn about heat of fusion, including its thermodynamics and its applications. After this article, you will be able

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State vs Path Variables

Core Concepts In this article, we distinguish between State vs Path variables and functions, describing each type and explaining how to convert between them. Topics

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What is Partial Pressure?

Core Concepts In this article, we learn about partial pressure and it’s importance with respect to Dalton’s Law, the Ideal Gas Law, mole fractions, and

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X-Ray Crystallography

Core Concepts In this article, we learn all about x-ray crystallography, including the physics of x-ray diffraction, the process of crystallization, the crystallography apparatus, and

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Claisen Condensation

Core Concepts In this article, we learn about the Claisen Condensation, an important organic reaction, including its mechanism, its important variants, and its use in

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Genetic Code in Biology

Core Concepts In this article, we learn about how the Genetic Code translates DNA triplets into proteins and deals with DNA mutations. Topics Covered in

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Integrated Rate Laws

Core Concepts In this article, we learn about integrated rate laws, including their chemical meaning, mathematical derivation, and usefulness in studying chemical kinetics. Topics Covered

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The X-treme Element Xenon

Introduction to Xenon The element xenon is a colorless noble gas. Xenon is primarily known for its remarkable reactivity among noble gases and its characteristic

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Watson and Crick Base Pairs

Core Concepts In this biochemistry tutorial, we learn all about Watson and Crick base pairs, including their importance, structure, and chemistry, as well as some

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Central Dogma of Biology

Core Concepts In this biochemistry article, we learn about the Central Dogma of Biology, including its different definitions, the cellular processes that generally cover the

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Williamson Ether Synthesis

Core Concepts In this organic chemistry tutorial, you will learn about Williamson Ether Synthesis, including its importance in organic chemistry, its chemical mechanism, and finally

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Molecular Orbital Theory

Core Concepts In this article, we learn about Molecular Orbital Theory, an important concept in quantum mechanics, as well as its application in understanding molecular

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Hemoglobin in Biochemistry

Core Concepts In this article we learn about hemoglobin, one of the most important proteins in animals, including its structure and oxygen binding dynamics. Topics

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