mechanochemistry


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mechanochemistry

[¦mek·ə·nō′kem·ə·strē]
(physical chemistry)
The study of the conversion of mechanical energy into chemical energy in polymers.
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Calciumcalmodulin and regulation of brush border myosin- and mechanochemistry.
Mechanochemistry is the area of chemistry that involves the use of mechanical force to induce a chemical change, separate from the other well-studied areas of thermochemistry, electrochemistry, and photochemistry [29].
27 in the journal ACS Nano in an article titled "The MechanoChemistry of Lithium Battery Electrodes.
Selective Extraction of Gardenia Yellow and Geniposide from Gardenia jasminoides by Mechanochemistry," Molecules, 21(5): 540.
Taking advantage of the recent advances in materials science and mechanochemistry, we propose a ground-breaking method to investigate the mechanisms of fracture of tough soft materials.
Editor Robert Eagling presents students, academics, researchers, and professionals working in a wide variety of contexts with a collection of academic papers and scholarly articles focused on contemporary research into the theory and application of mechanochemistry in a variety of contexts.
He has been examining how these inputs could be removed through mechanochemistry, which would transform the solution-based process of building zeolitic frameworks into one that relies primarily on solid-state interaction of components during mixing.
Solvent-free synthesis involves the use of mechanochemistry or melt-phase methods.
This includes the development of the theory of materials behavior under extreme parameters (large plastic deformations under high pressure and temperature), models for industrial diamond synthesis and the strength of high pressure apparatuses for diamond synthesis, as well as the improvement of high pressure apparatuses, development of the theory of structural changes in plastic materials that includes phase transformations, twinning, and chemical reactions, and development of the multiscale theory for high pressure mechanochemistry.
The volume includes discussion of particle characterization and measurement, fundamental properties of particles from optical properties to mechanochemistry, fundamental properties of powder beds from adsorbtion to vibrational and acoustic characteristics, and particle generation and fundamentals
8) In MNT, mechanochemistry will be accomplished by molecular fabricators: essentially tiny, controllable, mechanical tools capable of physically "grabbing" specific molecules and putting them together in useful ways.