Nomenclature, Terminology, Notation, Abbreviations


QD 7 Nomenclature, Terminology, Notation, Abbreviations

Abkruzungen chemischer Verbindungen / Abbreviations of Chemical Compounds

Abkurzungen chemischer Verbindungen/ Abbreviations of Chemical Comounds is a bilingual site of the Freie Universitat (FU Berlin), Free University, located in Berlin, and is an information source of the university's Department of Chemistry. A division of the FU Berlin CHEMNet WWW site, this source offers information on chemical compounds through a search built on chemical abbreviations.
At the top of the site's main page is a keyword search field, where users should type in the abbreviation of a chemical compound. Results of searches will be a page, reflecting possible matches. For each noted compound, the following is featured: (1) abbreviation; (2) chemical name; (3) chemical formula; and (4) additional information on the chemical name.
At the bottom of the site's main page are both English and German language links to the CHEMNet acronym database. The site is sponsored by the Department of Chemistry; FU Berlin; Germany.
To Search:
Submit chemical abbreviation to search field; scroll to view matching results.


An index to an acronym database of over 12,000 entries, primarily in the fields of chemistry and spectroscopy.
"Disclaimer: The acronym data base was compiled from various sources. Although most of the entries are correct, some of them may be erroneous ..."
This database is maintained by the Chemistry Department, Freie University, Berlin.
To Search:
Type in an acronym; browse entries.