What is quantum chemistry?

What is quantum chemistry? Quantum chemistry is the branch of theoretical chemistry that applies quantum mechanics to study the behavior and properties of sub-particles of an atom, especially the electron. What is an orbital? An orbital is a region where there is a high probability of finding an electron. There are basic principles that determine…

Nuclear Chemistry: What is Nuclear Chemistry?
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Nuclear Chemistry: What is Nuclear Chemistry?

What is Nuclear Chemistry? Nuclear Chemistry is the chemistry and reactions involving the nucleus of an atom. Nuclear reactions tend to release a lot of energy than normal chemical reactions. Nuclear reactions involve splitting the nucleus of a heavy atom(nuclear fission), coming together of smaller nuclei(nuclear fusion), or even changing the protons in a nucleus(artificial…