Exploring Chemistry provides a complete compilation of foundation based general chemistry experiments. It is strategically structured with simple to more complex experiments. This manual is designed to complement the flow of topics covered in lectures. Experiments involving stoichiometry, chemical equilibrium, acid-base reactions, redox reactions and gas laws are among the relevant topics covered in this manual. This manual provides hands-on experience needed for complete learning and understanding of general chemistry concept.
Lim Ying Chin is currently a Senior Lecturer in the School of Chemistry and Environment at Faculty of Applied Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. She received her PhD in Material Science from Universiti Putra Malaysia in 2013. She has been teaching for 16 years with UiTM Shah Alam. She has experienced teaching general chemistry, inorganic chemistry and materials chemistry. She is also a member of American Chemical Society (ACS) and Malaysian Institute of Chemistry (IKM).
Nesamalar Kantasamy is an Associate Professor at School of Chemistry and Environment, Faculty of Applied Sciences, University Teknologi MARA (UiTM) in Shah Alam. She has 27 years experience in teaching Basic, General, Analytical, Physical and Environmental Chemistry courses to pre-Diploma, Diploma and Degree students.
Sharipah Ruzaina Syed Aris was once a member of Faculty of Applied Science as a Chemistry lecturer from 1996 until 2010 before she holds the position as a dedicated lecturer in the Faculty of Education from 2011 until now. She received her B.Sc (Hons.) in Chemistry in 1995 from University of Malaya. Her passion and deep interest towards the value of education has led her to pursue her Masters and PhD in Chemistry Education in 2006 at University of Malaya. She has vast experience in academic curriculum development and also an OBE trainer. She also a member of several strategic committee at Higher Education Department such as 2u2i, NOBLe and SULAM in developing guidelines for the nation.