Chemistry Now: Computational Chemistry

Description

This presents a case study of the development of derivatives of cinnamic acid as a repellent to dissuade birds from eating crops treated with it. It explains how chemists develop relationships between structural features and particular types of activity and how computer modelling programmes are used in this work.

Type of Activity

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working independently

Audience

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Student

Age Group

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16 to 18 years
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