Chemistry (F1)

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HESA Subject Description CUG Subject
Chemistry (F100) The study of individual atoms and molecules and the way they react together naturally and synthetically. fl.CugSubject
Applied chemistry (F110) Topics in chemistry of commercial or social importance. fl.CugSubject
Industrial chemistry (F111) The study of chemical processes of industrial significance. fl.CugSubject
Colour chemistry (F112) The chemical science of dyes and pigments. fl.CugSubject
Inorganic chemistry (F120) The study of inorganic elements, compounds and reaction mechanisms. fl.CugSubject
Structural chemistry (F130) Determination and analysis of chemical structures. fl.CugSubject
Crystallography (F131) The study and application of techniques for determining crystal structure. fl.CugSubject
Environmental chemistry (F140) Concerned with environmental issues related to the chemical sciences. fl.CugSubject
Marine chemistry (F141) Topics in the chemical sciences concerned with understanding the marine environment. fl.CugSubject
Medicinal chemistry (F150) Aspects of Chemistry, such as drug design, of importance to medical science. fl.CugSubject
Pharmaceutical chemistry (F151) The study of drug function. fl.CugSubject
Organic chemistry (F160) The study of organic compounds and their reaction mechanisms. fl.CugSubject
Organometallic chemistry (F161) The study of reactions between organic compounds and metals. fl.CugSubject
Polymer chemistry (F162) The study of the properties of macromolecular compounds and their synthesis. fl.CugSubject
Bio-organic chemistry (F163) The study of natural organic compounds. fl.CugSubject
Petrochemical chemistry (F164) The chemical science of petroleum and petroleum compounds. fl.CugSubject
Biomolecular chemistry (F165) The chemical science of biological materials at the molecular level. fl.CugSubject
Physical chemistry (F170) The study of atomic and molecular structure, chemical bonding, energetics and dynamics. fl.CugSubject
Analytical chemistry (F180) The study of chemical and instrumental analysis. fl.CugSubject
Chemistry not elsewhere classified (F190) Miscellaneous grouping for related subjects which do not fit into the other Chemistry categories. To be used sparingly. fl.CugSubject