redox chemistry


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redox chemistry

A process in which one substance is reduced and another is oxidized at the same time.
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As the researchers explain, radiation is particularly unique as an energy source for the origins of life compared to redox chemistry or simple heating.
The polymer gives it a processing advantage while the reversible redox chemistry of vitamin B2--which can accept two electrons per unit--made it an attractive place to start.
Exploitation of Cu(I)/Cu(III) redox chemistry in direct C-H functionalization will also be undertaken.
The problems and detailed solutions are arranged in sections such as atomic structure and the periodic table, chemical thermodynamics, the chemistry of groups two and seven, redox chemistry and electrochemical cells, transition metals and their chemistry, isomerism in organic compounds, organic reactions and mechanisms, alcohols and phenol, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, and amino acids.
The bulk of the book discusses the properties of different transition metals and organometallic complexes in the context of their biological action, including cobalt coenzymes, magnesium & manganese inphotosynthesis, O2 transport, iron, nickel, copper, and other first-row transition metals in redox chemistry, zinc in gene regulation, and control of neurophysiologically essential electrolytes.