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"Based on the '240' Conference held at the University of Chicago in September of 2012, this special volume of The Advances in Chemical Physics series celebrates scientific research contributions and careers of R. Stephen Berry, Stuart A. Rice and Joshua Jortner"-- Provided by publisher.
"Based on the '240' Conference held at the University of Chicago in September of 2012, this special volume of The Advances in Chemical Physics series celebrates scientific research contributions and careers of R. Stephen Berry, Stuart A. Rice and Joshua Jortner"-- Provided by publisher.
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xxv, 1,008 p. : col ill ; 28 cm
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CHEM-135-01, CHEM-175-01, CHEM-176-01
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CHEM-135-01 -- Physical Chemical Principles
Instructor(s)
Pande, Vijay Satyanand
Course
CHEM-175-01 -- Physical Chemistry
Instructor(s)
Markland, Thomas Edward
Course
CHEM-176-01 -- Physical Chemistry Laboratory II
Instructor(s)
Fayer, Michael David
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1 online resource (vii, 264 pages) : illustrations (some color).
  • Emerging Areas in Atmospheric Photochemistry
  • New Insights into the Tropospheric Oxidation of Isoprene: Combining Field Measurements, Laboratory Studies, Chemical Modelling and Quantum Theory
  • Volatility and Aging of Atmospheric Organic Aerosol
  • Bio-Organic Materials in the Atmosphere and Snow: Measurement and Characterization
  • Surface-Active Organics in Atmospheric Aerosols.
  • Emerging Areas in Atmospheric Photochemistry
  • New Insights into the Tropospheric Oxidation of Isoprene: Combining Field Measurements, Laboratory Studies, Chemical Modelling and Quantum Theory
  • Volatility and Aging of Atmospheric Organic Aerosol
  • Bio-Organic Materials in the Atmosphere and Snow: Measurement and Characterization
  • Surface-Active Organics in Atmospheric Aerosols.
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1 online resource (vii, 57 pages) : illustrations (some color).
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  • The Selective Alkylarens Oxidations with Dioxygen in the Presence of Catalytical Systems L. I. Matienko, L. A. Mosolova, A. D'Amore, and G. E. Zaikov Kinetics and Mechanism Toluene and Cumene Oxidation by Dioxygen With Nickel (II) Complexes L. I. Matienko, L. A. Mosolova, A. D'Amore, and G. E. Zaikov Polymer-Based Solar Cells A. D'Amore, V. Mottaghitalab, and A. K. Haghi Formation of Metal Organic Frameworks Alberto D'Amore and A. K. Haghi Quantum and Wave Characteristics of Spatial-Energy Interactions G. . Korablev and G. . Zaikov Fractal Analysis in Polycondensation Process G. V. Kozlov, G. B. Shustov, G. E. Zaikov, E. M. Pearce, and G. Kirshenbaum Selection of Medical Preparations for Treating Lower Parts of the Urinary System Z. G. Kozlova Improvement of the Functional Properties of lysozyme by Interaction With 5-Methylresorcinol E. I. Martirosova and I. G. Plashchina Introductions in Culture in vitro Rare Bulbous Plants of the Sochi Black Sea Coast (Scilla, Muscari, Galanthus) A. O. Matskiv, A. A. Rybalko, and A. E. Rybalko Effect of Cobalt Content on the Corrosion Resistance in Acid, Alkaline and Ringer Solution of Fe-Co-Zr-Mo-W-B Metallic Glasses D. Klimecka-Tatar, G. Pawlowska, R. Orlicki, and G. E. Zaikov The Methods of the Study the Processes of the Issue to Optical Information Biological Object U. . Pleshkova and A. M. Likhter The Effect of Free Radical Oxidation on Structure and Function of Plasma Fibrin-Stabilizing Factor M. A. Rosenfeld, A. V. Bychkova, A. N. Shegolihin, V. B. Leonova, M. I. Biryukova, E. A. Kostanova, S. D. Razumovskii, and M. L. Konstantinova Functioning Similarity of Physicochemical Regulatory System of the Lipid Peroxidation on the Membrane and Organ Levels L. N. Shishkina, M. A. Klimovich, and M. V. Kozlov Investigation of Tensile Strength of Three New Soft Silicone Elastomers and Comparison With Results of Previously Tested Material W. Wieckiewicz, R. Orlicki, and G. E. Zaikov Analysis of the Infl uence of the Earth's Electromagnetic Radiation on Water by Electrochemical Method A. A. Artamonov, V. M. Misin, and V. V. Tsetlin Formation of Glycoside Bonds Mechanism of Reactions J. A. Djamanbaev, A. D'Amore, and G. E. Zaikov New Additives for Burning of the Fuels E. Gigineishvili, L. Asatiani, N. Lekishvili, A. D'Amore, and G. E. Zaikov The Changes of Dynamic Lipid Structure of Membranes Upon the Effect of Oxazoles In Vitro E. L. Maltseva, V. V. Belov, and N. P. Palmina Magnetic Nanoparticles A. V. Bychkova, M. A. Rosenfeld, V. B. Leonova, O. N. Sorokina, and A. L. Kovarski Heat Resistance of Copolymers of Vinyl Acetate as a Component of Biodegradable Materials E. V. Belova, P. V. Pantyukhov, and V. S. Litvishko Degradation and Stabilization of Polyvinylchloride, Kinetics and Mechanism G. E. Zaikov, M. I. Artsis, L. A. Zimina, and A. D'Amore The Infl uence of UV and Visible Laser Radiation on Layered Organic-Inorganic Nanocomposites Zinc and Copper V. T. Karpukhin, M. M. Malikov, T. I. Borodina, G. E. Valyano, O. A. Gololobova, and D. A. Strikanov Modeling and Optimization of the Design Parameters Scrubber R. R. Usmanova, and G. E. Zaikov Evaluation of Biocompatibility and Antibacterial Properties of Polysulphone/Nanosilver Composites M. Ziabka, A. Mertas, W. Krol, J. Chlopek, and R. Orlicki The Technique of Harvesting the Cancellous Bone from Proximal Tibia for Different Applications in Maxillofacial Surgery P. Malara Experimental Adhesive Biomaterial in the Development of Restorative Concept Towards the Biomimicric Dentistry T. Kupka, R. Orlicki, and G. E. Zaikov Microstructure of Dental Casting Alloy Ni-Cr-Mo (Rodent) A. Korneva, I. Orlicka, K. Sztwiertnia, and G. E. Zaikov Developing the Scientifi c Basis for the Rational Designing Devices Gas Purifi cation R. R. Usmanova and G. E. Zaikov Synthesis of Bioinorganic Polymers V. Kablov, D. Kondrutsky, A. D'Amore, and O. Zineeva Generation of Stable Macroradicals in Lignin on Exposure to Nitrogen Dioxide E. Ya. Davydov, I. S. Gaponova, A. D'Amore, S. M. Lomakin, G. B. Pariiskii, T. V. Pokholok, and G. E. Zaikov.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)
The field of bioscience methodologies in physical chemistry stands at the intersection of the power and generality of classical and quantum physics with the minute molecular complexity of chemistry and biology. This book provides an application of physical principles in explaining and rationalizing chemical and biological phenomena. It does not stick to the classical topics that are conventionally considered as part of physical chemistry; instead it presents principles deciphered from a modern point of view, which is the strength of this book.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
  • The Selective Alkylarens Oxidations with Dioxygen in the Presence of Catalytical Systems L. I. Matienko, L. A. Mosolova, A. D'Amore, and G. E. Zaikov Kinetics and Mechanism Toluene and Cumene Oxidation by Dioxygen With Nickel (II) Complexes L. I. Matienko, L. A. Mosolova, A. D'Amore, and G. E. Zaikov Polymer-Based Solar Cells A. D'Amore, V. Mottaghitalab, and A. K. Haghi Formation of Metal Organic Frameworks Alberto D'Amore and A. K. Haghi Quantum and Wave Characteristics of Spatial-Energy Interactions G. . Korablev and G. . Zaikov Fractal Analysis in Polycondensation Process G. V. Kozlov, G. B. Shustov, G. E. Zaikov, E. M. Pearce, and G. Kirshenbaum Selection of Medical Preparations for Treating Lower Parts of the Urinary System Z. G. Kozlova Improvement of the Functional Properties of lysozyme by Interaction With 5-Methylresorcinol E. I. Martirosova and I. G. Plashchina Introductions in Culture in vitro Rare Bulbous Plants of the Sochi Black Sea Coast (Scilla, Muscari, Galanthus) A. O. Matskiv, A. A. Rybalko, and A. E. Rybalko Effect of Cobalt Content on the Corrosion Resistance in Acid, Alkaline and Ringer Solution of Fe-Co-Zr-Mo-W-B Metallic Glasses D. Klimecka-Tatar, G. Pawlowska, R. Orlicki, and G. E. Zaikov The Methods of the Study the Processes of the Issue to Optical Information Biological Object U. . Pleshkova and A. M. Likhter The Effect of Free Radical Oxidation on Structure and Function of Plasma Fibrin-Stabilizing Factor M. A. Rosenfeld, A. V. Bychkova, A. N. Shegolihin, V. B. Leonova, M. I. Biryukova, E. A. Kostanova, S. D. Razumovskii, and M. L. Konstantinova Functioning Similarity of Physicochemical Regulatory System of the Lipid Peroxidation on the Membrane and Organ Levels L. N. Shishkina, M. A. Klimovich, and M. V. Kozlov Investigation of Tensile Strength of Three New Soft Silicone Elastomers and Comparison With Results of Previously Tested Material W. Wieckiewicz, R. Orlicki, and G. E. Zaikov Analysis of the Infl uence of the Earth's Electromagnetic Radiation on Water by Electrochemical Method A. A. Artamonov, V. M. Misin, and V. V. Tsetlin Formation of Glycoside Bonds Mechanism of Reactions J. A. Djamanbaev, A. D'Amore, and G. E. Zaikov New Additives for Burning of the Fuels E. Gigineishvili, L. Asatiani, N. Lekishvili, A. D'Amore, and G. E. Zaikov The Changes of Dynamic Lipid Structure of Membranes Upon the Effect of Oxazoles In Vitro E. L. Maltseva, V. V. Belov, and N. P. Palmina Magnetic Nanoparticles A. V. Bychkova, M. A. Rosenfeld, V. B. Leonova, O. N. Sorokina, and A. L. Kovarski Heat Resistance of Copolymers of Vinyl Acetate as a Component of Biodegradable Materials E. V. Belova, P. V. Pantyukhov, and V. S. Litvishko Degradation and Stabilization of Polyvinylchloride, Kinetics and Mechanism G. E. Zaikov, M. I. Artsis, L. A. Zimina, and A. D'Amore The Infl uence of UV and Visible Laser Radiation on Layered Organic-Inorganic Nanocomposites Zinc and Copper V. T. Karpukhin, M. M. Malikov, T. I. Borodina, G. E. Valyano, O. A. Gololobova, and D. A. Strikanov Modeling and Optimization of the Design Parameters Scrubber R. R. Usmanova, and G. E. Zaikov Evaluation of Biocompatibility and Antibacterial Properties of Polysulphone/Nanosilver Composites M. Ziabka, A. Mertas, W. Krol, J. Chlopek, and R. Orlicki The Technique of Harvesting the Cancellous Bone from Proximal Tibia for Different Applications in Maxillofacial Surgery P. Malara Experimental Adhesive Biomaterial in the Development of Restorative Concept Towards the Biomimicric Dentistry T. Kupka, R. Orlicki, and G. E. Zaikov Microstructure of Dental Casting Alloy Ni-Cr-Mo (Rodent) A. Korneva, I. Orlicka, K. Sztwiertnia, and G. E. Zaikov Developing the Scientifi c Basis for the Rational Designing Devices Gas Purifi cation R. R. Usmanova and G. E. Zaikov Synthesis of Bioinorganic Polymers V. Kablov, D. Kondrutsky, A. D'Amore, and O. Zineeva Generation of Stable Macroradicals in Lignin on Exposure to Nitrogen Dioxide E. Ya. Davydov, I. S. Gaponova, A. D'Amore, S. M. Lomakin, G. B. Pariiskii, T. V. Pokholok, and G. E. Zaikov.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)
The field of bioscience methodologies in physical chemistry stands at the intersection of the power and generality of classical and quantum physics with the minute molecular complexity of chemistry and biology. This book provides an application of physical principles in explaining and rationalizing chemical and biological phenomena. It does not stick to the classical topics that are conventionally considered as part of physical chemistry; instead it presents principles deciphered from a modern point of view, which is the strength of this book.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
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xxiv, 1128, A-58, G-15, PC-2, I-28 p. : color ill. ; 29 cm
  • Chapter 1 Matter, Measurement, and Problem Solving Chapter 2 Atoms and Elements Chapter 3 Molecules, Compounds, and Chemical Equations Chapter 4 Chemical Quantities and Aqueous Reactions Chapter 5 Gases Chapter 6 Thermochemistry Chapter 7 The Quantum-Mechanical Model of the Atom Chapter 8 Periodic Properties of the Elements Chapter 9 Chemical Bonding I: Lewis Theory Chapter 10 Chemical Bonding II: Molecular Shapes, Valence Bond Theory, and Molecular Orbital Theory Chapter 11 Liquids, Solids, and Intermolecular Forces Chapter 12 Solutions Chapter 13 Chemical Kinetics Chapter 14 Chemical Equilibrium Chapter 15 Acids and Bases Chapter 16 Aqueous Ionic Equilibrium Chapter 17 Free Energy and Thermodynamics Chapter 18 Electrochemistry Chapter 19 Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry Chapter 20 Organic Chemistry Chapter 21 Biochemistry Chapter 22 Chemistry of the Nonmetals Chapter 23 Metals and Metallurgy Chapter 24 Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)
Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, Third Edition is an innovative, pedagogically driven text that explains challenging concepts in a student-oriented manner. Nivaldo Tro creates a rigorous and accessible treatment of general chemistry in the context of relevance and the big picture. Chemistry is presented visually through multi-level images-macroscopic, molecular, and symbolic representations-helping students see the connections between the world they see around them (macroscopic), the atoms and molecules that compose the world (molecular), and the formulas they write down on paper (symbolic). The hallmarks of Dr. Tro's problem-solving approach are reinforced through interactive media that provide students with an office-hour type of environment built around worked examples and expanded coverage on the latest developments in chemistry. Pioneering features allow students to sketch their ideas through new problems, and much more.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
  • Chapter 1 Matter, Measurement, and Problem Solving Chapter 2 Atoms and Elements Chapter 3 Molecules, Compounds, and Chemical Equations Chapter 4 Chemical Quantities and Aqueous Reactions Chapter 5 Gases Chapter 6 Thermochemistry Chapter 7 The Quantum-Mechanical Model of the Atom Chapter 8 Periodic Properties of the Elements Chapter 9 Chemical Bonding I: Lewis Theory Chapter 10 Chemical Bonding II: Molecular Shapes, Valence Bond Theory, and Molecular Orbital Theory Chapter 11 Liquids, Solids, and Intermolecular Forces Chapter 12 Solutions Chapter 13 Chemical Kinetics Chapter 14 Chemical Equilibrium Chapter 15 Acids and Bases Chapter 16 Aqueous Ionic Equilibrium Chapter 17 Free Energy and Thermodynamics Chapter 18 Electrochemistry Chapter 19 Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry Chapter 20 Organic Chemistry Chapter 21 Biochemistry Chapter 22 Chemistry of the Nonmetals Chapter 23 Metals and Metallurgy Chapter 24 Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)
Chemistry: A Molecular Approach, Third Edition is an innovative, pedagogically driven text that explains challenging concepts in a student-oriented manner. Nivaldo Tro creates a rigorous and accessible treatment of general chemistry in the context of relevance and the big picture. Chemistry is presented visually through multi-level images-macroscopic, molecular, and symbolic representations-helping students see the connections between the world they see around them (macroscopic), the atoms and molecules that compose the world (molecular), and the formulas they write down on paper (symbolic). The hallmarks of Dr. Tro's problem-solving approach are reinforced through interactive media that provide students with an office-hour type of environment built around worked examples and expanded coverage on the latest developments in chemistry. Pioneering features allow students to sketch their ideas through new problems, and much more.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
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QD453.3 .T759 2014 Unknown
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xviii, 335 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Chemistry & ChemEng Library (Swain)
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QD453.3 .C63 2014 Unknown
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1 online resource : text file, PDF
  • chapter 1. Introduction
  • chapter 2. Absolute pKa calculations
  • chapter 3. Relative pKa calculations
  • chapter 4. Quantitative structure-acidity methods
  • chapter 5. Oxyacids and related compounds
  • chapter 6. Nitrogen acids
  • chapter 7. Additional types of acids
  • chapter 8. Acidities in nonaqueous solvents
  • chapter 9. Additional factors influencing acidity and basicity
  • chapter 10. Conclusions.
"The book describes how one can calculate the acidities and basicities of chemicals (pKa is the dissociation constant). Many drugs, industrial chemicals, biochemicals and pollutants dissociate to form new species under different conditions. The nature of the species present has a profound effect on how the species act, and it is important to be able to estimate which species will be present under different conditions. No other book summarizes how one can estimate the natures of the species present using modern theoretical methods. This book fills that need"-- Provided by publisher.
  • chapter 1. Introduction
  • chapter 2. Absolute pKa calculations
  • chapter 3. Relative pKa calculations
  • chapter 4. Quantitative structure-acidity methods
  • chapter 5. Oxyacids and related compounds
  • chapter 6. Nitrogen acids
  • chapter 7. Additional types of acids
  • chapter 8. Acidities in nonaqueous solvents
  • chapter 9. Additional factors influencing acidity and basicity
  • chapter 10. Conclusions.
"The book describes how one can calculate the acidities and basicities of chemicals (pKa is the dissociation constant). Many drugs, industrial chemicals, biochemicals and pollutants dissociate to form new species under different conditions. The nature of the species present has a profound effect on how the species act, and it is important to be able to estimate which species will be present under different conditions. No other book summarizes how one can estimate the natures of the species present using modern theoretical methods. This book fills that need"-- Provided by publisher.
Book
1 online resource (xvi, 154 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Book
1 online resource (xiii, 354 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Book
1 online resource (viii, 366 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Book
1 online resource (xxi, 363 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Ellipsometry is the method of choice to determine the properties of surfaces and thin films. It provides comprehensive and sensitive characterization in contactless and non-invasive measurements. This book gives a state-of-the-art survey of ellipsometric investigations of organic films and surfaces, from laboratory to synchrotron applications, with a special focus on in-situ use in processing environments and at solid-liquid interfaces. In conjunction with the development of functional organic, meta- and hybrid materials for new optical, electronic, sensing and biotechnological devices and fabrication advances, the ellipsometric analysis of their optical and material properties has progressed rapidly in the recent years.
Ellipsometry is the method of choice to determine the properties of surfaces and thin films. It provides comprehensive and sensitive characterization in contactless and non-invasive measurements. This book gives a state-of-the-art survey of ellipsometric investigations of organic films and surfaces, from laboratory to synchrotron applications, with a special focus on in-situ use in processing environments and at solid-liquid interfaces. In conjunction with the development of functional organic, meta- and hybrid materials for new optical, electronic, sensing and biotechnological devices and fabrication advances, the ellipsometric analysis of their optical and material properties has progressed rapidly in the recent years.
Book
1 online resource : text file, PDF
  • 1. The theoretical fundamentals of macromolecules fractal analysis
  • 2. Fractal physics of polymer solutions
  • 3. The fractal analysis of polymer melts.
  • 1. The theoretical fundamentals of macromolecules fractal analysis
  • 2. Fractal physics of polymer solutions
  • 3. The fractal analysis of polymer melts.
Book
1 online resource (xxi, 161 pages) : illustrations (some color).
Book
1 online resource (xii, 139 pages) : illustrations (some color).
  • An overview and practical guide to building Markov state models
  • Markov model theory
  • Estimation and Validation of Markov models
  • Uncertainty estimation
  • Analysis of Markov models
  • Transition Path Theory
  • Understanding Protein Folding using Markov state models
  • Understanding Molecular Recognition by Kinetic Network Models Constructed from Molecular Dynamics Simulations
  • Markov State and Diffusive Stochastic Models in Electron Spin Resonance
  • Software for building Markov state models.
The aim of this book volume is to explain the importance of Markov state models to molecular simulation, how they work, and how they can be applied to a range of problems. The Markov state model (MSM) approach aims to address two key challenges of molecular simulation: 1) How to reach long timescales using short simulations of detailed molecular models 2) How to systematically gain insight from the resulting sea of data MSMs do this by providing a compact representation of the vast conformational space available to biomolecules by decomposing it into states sets of rapidly interconverting conformations and the rates of transitioning between states.This kinetic definition allows one to easily vary the temporal and spatial resolution of an MSM from high-resolution models capable of quantitative agreement with (or prediction of) experiment to low-resolution models that facilitate understanding. Additionally, MSMs facilitate the calculation of quantities that are difficult to obtain from more direct MD analyses, such as the ensemble of transition pathways. This book introduces the mathematical foundations of Markov models, how they can be used to analyze simulations and drive efficient simulations, and some of the insights these models have yielded in a variety of applications of molecular simulation.
  • An overview and practical guide to building Markov state models
  • Markov model theory
  • Estimation and Validation of Markov models
  • Uncertainty estimation
  • Analysis of Markov models
  • Transition Path Theory
  • Understanding Protein Folding using Markov state models
  • Understanding Molecular Recognition by Kinetic Network Models Constructed from Molecular Dynamics Simulations
  • Markov State and Diffusive Stochastic Models in Electron Spin Resonance
  • Software for building Markov state models.
The aim of this book volume is to explain the importance of Markov state models to molecular simulation, how they work, and how they can be applied to a range of problems. The Markov state model (MSM) approach aims to address two key challenges of molecular simulation: 1) How to reach long timescales using short simulations of detailed molecular models 2) How to systematically gain insight from the resulting sea of data MSMs do this by providing a compact representation of the vast conformational space available to biomolecules by decomposing it into states sets of rapidly interconverting conformations and the rates of transitioning between states.This kinetic definition allows one to easily vary the temporal and spatial resolution of an MSM from high-resolution models capable of quantitative agreement with (or prediction of) experiment to low-resolution models that facilitate understanding. Additionally, MSMs facilitate the calculation of quantities that are difficult to obtain from more direct MD analyses, such as the ensemble of transition pathways. This book introduces the mathematical foundations of Markov models, how they can be used to analyze simulations and drive efficient simulations, and some of the insights these models have yielded in a variety of applications of molecular simulation.
Book
1 online resource (xiii, 182 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Book
1 online resource (xxii, 565 pages) : illustrations (some color).
This book deals with the Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS), a widely used atomic emission spectroscopy technique for elemental analysis of materials. It is based on the use of a high-power, short pulse laser excitation. The book is divided into two main sections: the first one concerning theoretical aspects of the technique, the second one describing the state of the art in applications of the technique in different scientific/technological areas. Numerous examples of state of the art applications provide the readers an almost complete scenario of the LIBS technique. The LIBS theoretical aspects are reviewed. The book helps the readers who are less familiar with the technique to understand the basic principles. Numerous examples of state of the art applications give an almost complete scenario of the LIBS technique potentiality. These examples of applications may have a strong impact on future industrial utilization. The authors made important contributions to the development of this field.
This book deals with the Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS), a widely used atomic emission spectroscopy technique for elemental analysis of materials. It is based on the use of a high-power, short pulse laser excitation. The book is divided into two main sections: the first one concerning theoretical aspects of the technique, the second one describing the state of the art in applications of the technique in different scientific/technological areas. Numerous examples of state of the art applications provide the readers an almost complete scenario of the LIBS technique. The LIBS theoretical aspects are reviewed. The book helps the readers who are less familiar with the technique to understand the basic principles. Numerous examples of state of the art applications give an almost complete scenario of the LIBS technique potentiality. These examples of applications may have a strong impact on future industrial utilization. The authors made important contributions to the development of this field.
Book
1 online resource (xiii, 174 pages) : illustrations (some color).
  • From the Contents: Introduction
  • Measuring the photoelectron signal
  • The study of ionic dissociations
  • Thermochemistry
  • Experimental
  • The synchrotron radiation source
  • The endstation
  • Capturing the electron signal
  • The experimental results
  • Theory
  • Computational methods
  • Modelling.
Jonelle Harvey's thesis outlines two related experimental techniques which are utilised to investigate small halogenated molecules: threshold photoelectron spectroscopy and threshold photoelectron photoion coincidence techniques. All the experiments were conducted at the vacuum ultraviolet beamline of the Swiss Light Source, which is a synchrotron photon source offering easy tunability. In this thesis, three studies are presented which combine experimental and computational ab initio approaches. The first study involves the fast dissociation of halogenated methanes in order to construct a self-consistent thermochemical network. The second study investigates the fragmentations of fluoroethenes from timebombs, which break apart very slowly but explosively, to fast dissociators. The third study uncovers how vital conical interactions underpin both the results of photoelectron spectra and dissociation patterns.The details included in this work are useful for researchers in the same field as well as those readers wishing to obtain a solid introduction into the types of systems encountered in threshold photoelectron photoion coincidence spectroscopy.
  • From the Contents: Introduction
  • Measuring the photoelectron signal
  • The study of ionic dissociations
  • Thermochemistry
  • Experimental
  • The synchrotron radiation source
  • The endstation
  • Capturing the electron signal
  • The experimental results
  • Theory
  • Computational methods
  • Modelling.
Jonelle Harvey's thesis outlines two related experimental techniques which are utilised to investigate small halogenated molecules: threshold photoelectron spectroscopy and threshold photoelectron photoion coincidence techniques. All the experiments were conducted at the vacuum ultraviolet beamline of the Swiss Light Source, which is a synchrotron photon source offering easy tunability. In this thesis, three studies are presented which combine experimental and computational ab initio approaches. The first study involves the fast dissociation of halogenated methanes in order to construct a self-consistent thermochemical network. The second study investigates the fragmentations of fluoroethenes from timebombs, which break apart very slowly but explosively, to fast dissociators. The third study uncovers how vital conical interactions underpin both the results of photoelectron spectra and dissociation patterns.The details included in this work are useful for researchers in the same field as well as those readers wishing to obtain a solid introduction into the types of systems encountered in threshold photoelectron photoion coincidence spectroscopy.

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