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  • Plasma Physics: Fundamentals and Applications 

    Vijayshri; Tripathi, V. K. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-02)
    Modules / Lectures : Introduction to Plasmas ; Plasma Response to fields: Fluid Equations ; DC Conductivity and Negative Differential Conductivity ; RF Conductivity of Plasma ; Hall Effect, Cowling Effect and ...

  • Plate Tectonics 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2010)
    After studying this unit you should be able to demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of: - the theory of tectonic plates and the different forms of evidence (e.g. palaeontology, palaeomagnetism, continuity of ...

  • Polymer Chemistry 

    Dhara, D. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-02)
    Modules / Lectures : Introduction to Polymers ; Step - growth Polymerization ; Radical Chain Polymerization ; Ionic Chain Polymerization ; Chain Copolymerization ; Ring Opening Polymerization ; Polymer ...

  • Potable water treatment 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Without it we are dead! Water is essential, but what processes must it go through to become fit for human consumption? This unit will guide you through the continuous cycling of water between land, open water surfaces and ...

  • Practical Meteorology: an algebra based survey of atmospheric science 

    Stull, R. (Roland) (BC Campus, 2016)
    The author designed this book for students and professionals who want to understand and apply basic meteorological concepts, but who don’t need to derive equations. To make this book accessible to more people, the author ...

  • Practising science: Reading the rocks and ecology 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    Have you ever wondered how scientists analyse the environment? This unit introduces you to the techniques used by science students at residential schools. You will learn how to determine where rocks have come from and how ...

  • Predictive medicine 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    In this unit you will learn how advances in genetics could change the way in which diseases are diagnosed and managed. The advent of predictive medicine, based on more detailed DNA profiling of individual genotypes using ...

  • Primer on Quantum Theory of the Atom 

    Lower, S. (Stephen) (2014-04)
    Particles and waves; Quantum theory of light; Electrons in atoms;

  • Principles and Applications of Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy 

    Das, R. (Ranjan) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2015-04)
    In this course, it is proposed to give a good foundation to the underlying principles and simple applications of Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) Spectroscopy, along with a detailed exposition of the EPR spectrometer ...

  • Principles of Organic Synthesis 

    Punniyamurthy, T. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-02)
    Modules / Lectures : Formation of Aliphatic Carbon-Carbon Bonds: Base Catalyzed Reactions ; Formation of Aliphatic Carbon-Carbon Bonds: Acid Catalyzed Reactions ; Organometallic Reagents ; Formation of Aliphatic ...

  • Principles of Physics A 

    Buffler, A. (Andy); Morrison, A. (Angus) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    The first half of this course provides students with the essential tools and skills that are required for dealing successfully with physics at first-year university level. The three broad areas that are covered are (a) ...

  • Properties of Gases 

    Lower, S. (Stephen) (2014-04)
    Observable properties of gases; Ideal gas model: the basic gas laws; Moles and mixtures of gases, Dalton's law; Molecules in motion ("KMT-lite"); More on kinetic-molecular theory ("KMT-classic"); Real gases and critical phenomena;

  • Properties of Matter 

    Shewamare, S. (Sisay) (African Virtual University (AVU), 2010)
    In this module you will study elastic and transport properties of materials like elasticity, fluid flow, diffusion, osmosis, thermal and electrical conductivities of a materials. At the beginning, activities leading you ...

  • Protein Chemistry 

    Dasgupta, S. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2015-10)
    The objective of this course is to acquire basic knowledge related to structure and properties of proteins and their most important functions and to understand different analytical techniques used in protein chemistry. Concepts ...

  • Proteins 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    In this unit we explore how proteins are the 'doers' of the cell. They are huge in number and variety and diverse in structure and function, serving both the structural building blocks and the functional machinery of the ...

  • Proteomics 

    Luong, T. (Tung); Cornwell, A. (Adam); Butarbutar, A. (Alexander); Gonzalez, A. J. (Andres Javier); Esposito, A. (Anthony); Bailey, A. (Aubrey); Carter, J. (Jared); Boutell, J. (John); Grell, L. (Laura); Habegger, L. (Lukas); Wilbert, M. (Melissa); Patel, M. (Mitul); Kenney, P. (Patrick); Kowalski, P. A. (Piotr A.); Maxon, T. (Tom) (Wikibooks, 2014-03)
    Introduction to Proteomics; Protein Sample Preparation; Plant Proteomics about Two Dimensional Gel Electrophoresis; Protein Separations - Chromatography; Protein Separations - Electrophoresis; Protein Separations ...

  • Pseudoscience 

    Lower, S. (Stephen) (2014-04)
    Defective science ; "It's only a theory" ; Recognizing pseudoscience ; Why is it important? ; The scientific "establishment" ; pseudoscience links ; pseudoscience in the news ;

  • Qualitative Tests in Carbohydrates 

    Not available (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2014-05)
    This playlist contains five videos that demonstrate the procedures for qualitative tests in carbohydrates. The test procedures demonstrated are the Barfoed's Test, Benedict's Test, Molisch's Test and Seliwanoff's Test. The ...

  • Quantum Electronics 

    Thyagarajan, K. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-02)
    Modules / Lectures : Brief review of electromagnetic waves ; Nonlinear optical effects and nonlinear polarization ; Second order effects ; Third order effects ; Quantization of the electromagnetic field ;

  • Quantum Field Theory 

    Tripathy, P. (Prasanta) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2014-02)
    Modules / Lectures : Free Field Quantization - Scalar Fields ; Interacting Quantum Field Theory ; Free Field Quantization - Spinor and Vector Fields ; Quantum Electrodynamics ; Radiative Corrections ;