215 results for organic chemistry

Material Science

Material Science: Mother of all branches

Historically the ability to manipulate, understand and creatively use materials is an important measure of the sophistication of a civilization. So, important i...
Books JEE Made You Forget

Lost In Transition: Books JEE Made You Forget

When the IITs set about creating their one of a kind examination half a century ago they probably wished that the exam be a true test of a student’s aptitude ...
In Focus: Units And Dimensions

Interesting stories behind popular English idioms/phrases

Did you know that when you put on your glad rags, pump up the party mode, determine to make the best out of the day with fun and frolic and say, ‘ We are goin...
organic compounds

What does Chemists do?

The normal definition that a chemist gets is that he is the person who sells medicines and pharmaceutical drugs to the people who are diagnosed with something o...
solar energy

5 Modern Day Physicists Who Might Shape The 21st Century

1) Dorothy Hodgkin Born in Egypt, Dorothy was a British Biochemist. She was awarded Nobel Prize in chemistry for her work with Vitamin-B12 in the year 1964. It ...