Chemistry Blog

Azmanam

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Date registered: October 28, 2008
URL: http://www.chemistry-blog.com

Latest posts

  1. And From the Other Side of the Pond… We Wish You a… — December 20, 2013
  2. Substitution vs Elimination reactions: Guest Blogging at Master Organic Chemistry — November 4, 2013
  3. Disease-Focused Pharmaceutical Posters from the Njardarson Group — September 17, 2013
  4. #ACSIndy Meetup Monday 6pm Kilroys — September 7, 2013
  5. #WheresCarmen at ACSIndy? — August 29, 2013

Most commented posts

  1. Alternative Periodic Tables (Updated. Now with a Final Thought!) — 88 comments
  2. Chemistry Dictionary for Word Processors V3.0 — 74 comments
  3. What’s in Lemi Shine? – UPDATED — 56 comments
  4. Hydrogen Sulfide Suicide — 52 comments
  5. Fruit Ripening: How Does It Work? — 41 comments

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Dec 20

And From the Other Side of the Pond… We Wish You a…


MerryChristmas

And from reader Darwin, a 3D version!

Nov 04

Substitution vs Elimination reactions: Guest Blogging at Master Organic Chemistry


A while ago, I invited myself over to James’ Master Organic Chemistry blog, and he has graciously allowed me to write a series of blog posts. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be guest blogging at James’ place about substitution vs elimination reactions – the historically confusing unit for undergraduate OChem students. Part 1 of …

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Sep 17

Disease-Focused Pharmaceutical Posters from the Njardarson Group


Jon Njardarson at the University of Arizona is well known for his group’s Top200 Drugs Posters. They chronicle the structure of the top 200 pharmaceutical drugs by both US retail sales and US prescriptions. Now, his group has changed focus slightly. The group takes a disease category, like the nervous system, and lists all small-molecule …

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Sep 07

#ACSIndy Meetup Monday 6pm Kilroys


Kilroys

Just like the title says. 6-7pm Monday at Kilroys on the corner of Meridian and Georgia st, 2 blocks east of the convention center. See you there!

Aug 29

#WheresCarmen at ACSIndy?


C&E News reporter Carmen Drahl is covering the ACS Conference in Indianapolis in September, and she needs your help. She’s crowd sourcing which events to cover. You can vote on the C&E News Facebook page. Help shape the journalistic coverage of ACSIndy! facebook.com/cenews

Aug 19

Writing an Online Organic Chemistry Quiz


NOT what my exam questions will look like...

Lately, I’ve been very interested in using my university’s Learning Management System (we use Moodle, others use Blackboard or something else) to administer quizzes to my students, but as an organic chemist, I’ve been hesitant to do so. Primarily because I don’t want to ask a bunch of multiple choice questions. That’s not what my …

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