Essays Tagged: "Chemist"

Heroin Abuse

ect was found and called Morphine. This discovery brought even more use of Opium. Finally in 1898 a chemist discovered diacetylmorphine or Heroin. Heroin was at first considered a safer, stronger but ...

(6 pages) 145 1 4.5 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Virtual Reality

. However, instead of using complicated formulas to determine bonding energy or stick drawings, the chemist can use a high-tech head-mounted display. With this they attach their bodies to an artificia ...

(3 pages) 103 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Vitamins

found in different foods. These vitamins give vital nutrients to an animal.In 1906, the British biochemist Sir. Frederick Hopkins demonstrated that foods contain accessory factors in addition to prot ... ssory factors in addition to proteins, carbohydrates, fats, minerals and water. Then, in 1912, thee chemist Casimir Funk identified that the(3)antiberiberi substance in unpolished rice was an amine (a ...

(3 pages) 164 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Religion - Animism

ll objects in the world have an inner or psychological being. The 18th-century German physician and chemist Georg Ernst Stahl coined the word animism to describe his theory that the soul is the vital ...

(2 pages) 67 1 2.4 Aug/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Biography on Robert Hooke

ith his skills at designing and building equipments. He soon became an assistant to Robert Boyle, a chemist. In 1662 Hooke was named Curator of Experiments of London's Royal Society which meant that h ...

(2 pages) 79 1 3.4 Aug/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Robert Boyle

say Excellent essay. It needs more informationRobert Boyle is considered both the founder of modern chemistry and the greatest English scientist to live during the first thirty years of the existence ... tist to live during the first thirty years of the existence of the Royal Society. He was not only a chemist and a physicist as we know him to be, but also an avid theologian, a philanthropist, an essa ...

(4 pages) 45 0 3.8 Aug/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Chemist

Not the best research paper i have ever writen too shortBecoming a chemist takes a lot of hard work and discipline. One very importanaspect of being a chemist is Engli ... , your next step would be to find a job. According toJerry Murphy, if you want an easy way into the chemistry field you need to know someonealready in that occupation. For the most part in Missouri, e ... he United Statesa whole employment is expected to increase 21% (Choices).After finding a job in the chemistry field that you will enjoy another quesiton arises,money. On hte average if you begin worki ...

(2 pages) 61 0 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Critically evaluate the impact Behaviourism has had on Psychology

esults under controlled conditions and aimed to sort conscious thought into its basic elements as a chemist would with a chemical compound. This theory was known as structuralism.A particular critic o ...

(6 pages) 169 0 4.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Outline for Dalton and his work in Chem(outline only).

aker, in September 6th, 1766 Eaglesfield, England*Began teaching at the age of twelve*Was a teacher/chemist/physicist*Died in Manchester England July 27, 1844Achievements*President of Philosophical So ... example of this is that you can't turn lead into gold from chemical reactionHistorical Context*1830 Chemists Joen Jackob Berzelius introduces H2O as the formula for water, while determining atomic wei ...

(3 pages) 66 1 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

In October 1859, German physicist Gustav Kirchhoff announced the results of his investigations with chemist Robert Bunsen on the dark lines that interrupt the otherwise continuous solar spectrum.

In October 1859, German physicist Gustav Kirchhoff announced the results of his investigations with chemist Robert Bunsen on the dark lines that interrupt the otherwise continuous solar spectrum (1). ... ture in 1862 given by his "friend and neighbour, Dr. W[illiam] Allen Miller."Miller, a professor of chemistry at King's College, was repeating a well-received lecture on "The New Method of Spectrum An ...

(8 pages) 26 0 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Aluminium.

eone was finally able to isolate aluminum. His name was Hans Christian Oersted, and he was a Danish chemist. He realized that mixing aluminum chloride with a mercury-potassium alloy, and strongly heat ...

(5 pages) 55 0 2.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

This essay is about the Celestial Spectroscopy: making reality fit the myth

In October 1859, German physicist Gustav Kirchhoff announced the results of his investigations with chemist Robert Bunsen on the dark lines that interrupt the otherwise continuous solar spectrum (1). ... ture in 1862 given by his "friend and neighbour, Dr. W[illiam] Allen Miller."Miller, a professor of chemistry at King's College, was repeating a well-received lecture on "The New Method of Spectrum An ...

(8 pages) 35 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Critically evaluate the impact behaviourism has had on psychology.

esults under controlled conditions and aimed to sort conscious thought into its basic elements as a chemist would with a chemical compound. This theory was known as structuralism.A particular critic o ...

(6 pages) 134 0 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Analytical essay on Primo Levi's "If This Is a Man".

th chapter, called 'The Drowned and the Saved'. Here the author's talent as well as his training as chemist comes through in unique manner. Instead of telling the story, Levi analyses the reasons, the ...

(4 pages) 108 1 4.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Alfred Nobel

sia, where his father opened a mechanical engineering workshop. His interest in science, especially chemistry, appeared at an early age; in due course he also acquired extensive literary and philosoph ... ever taking any college or university examination.He returned to Sweden in 1863 and began work as a chemist at his father's workshop at Heleneborg in Stockholm. Applying the Italian Sobrero's methods, ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Medieval Trades & Skills

e conner. The ale conner was a man who would test beer or ale when it was produced, but he wasn't a chemist. He would take a wooden bench put a small pool of ale on it, and sit on the puddle of ale. A ... of tradesmen and womyn is medicine, arts, education, and religion. Some jobs from this group are: alchemist, apothecary, midwife, nurse, physician, bookbinder, copyist, scholar, artist, astrologer, je ...

(6 pages) 52 0 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Esterification - Synthesis of Methyl Benzoate

scher esterification method is a fundamental and important synthesis process in training our future chemists in both commercial and academic employment and principles. By utilizing this method of synt ... both commercial and academic employment and principles. By utilizing this method of synthesis, the chemist has the knowledge to utilize certain chemicals to facilitate further reactions and derive pe ...

(5 pages) 18304 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Organic Synthesis of Aspirin Chemistry Formal Lab.

olds around the world. It also is one of the least expensive and most useful drugs in the market. A Chemist named Felix Hoffmann first synthesized aspirin, otherwise known as acetylsalicylic acid, in ... (S)(Prepared)Procedures:Followed the procedures listed in the University of Winnipeg, Department of Chemistry Laboratory Manual, page 43.ResultsData:PropertyMeasurement Method of DeterminationMass of ...

(5 pages) 345 3 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

The Trip to Nowhere:an overview of LSD

The Beatles sang about it in 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds', chemist and Nobel Laureate Kary Mullis admitted openly to receiving insight into his research by tak ... unit equivalency (Monroe, 1994).Brief Review of LSD's HistoryLSD was first synthesized in 1938 by a chemist working for Sandoz Laboratories in Switzerland. His name was Dr. Albert Hoffmann. LSD was in ... icine 286 p. 968-92.Hunt, Niall (2000) Time to tune in again? (possible resumption in LSD research).Chemistry and Industry Nov 6, p710Johnson, V. E. (1986). Intervention: How to help someone who doesn ...

(18 pages) 130 1 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Should sociologists make use of official statistics?

schools of thought that believe sociologists should be "in the same state of mind as the physicst, chemist or physiologist when he probes into a still unemplored region of the scientific domain" They ...

(6 pages) 64 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays