Tagged: Analytical

silica column separation chromatography

How To: Decide Between Liquid or Gas Chromatography

Chromatography is a technique used by scientists throughout all disciplines. Many different chromatography techniques exist, each catered to a specific type of analyte. That’s because the principle behind it is simple, separation of a mixture of compounds into individual components...

The Faults in Our Wines

To all the wine lovers out there, have you ever wondered how many chemicals are involved in conjuring the unique taste of a wine? The chemical composition of soil in a certain vineyard, the environment and climate that season, the...

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Chemistry is A Piece of Cake – The Science of Baking

When you think about it, baking involves a ton of precision: measurements, timing, a certain elegance in the kitchen that all come together to yield a delectable product. All this seems remarkably similar to a chemistry experiment, yet few pastry...