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Silicon

Known as: Si, Si element, Silicon [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A trace element that constitutes about 27.6% of the earth's crust in the form of SILICON DIOXIDE. It does not occur free in nature. Silicon has the… 
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2020
Highly Cited
2020
Dear Editor, In December 2019, a novel pneumonia caused by a previously unknown pathogen emerged in Wuhan, a city of 11 million… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We present a new continuum solvation model based on the quantum mechanical charge density of a solute molecule interacting with a… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
There is great interest in developing rechargeable lithium batteries with higher energy capacity and longer cycle life for… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Approximately 90 per cent of the world’s power is generated by heat engines that use fossil fuel combustion as a heat source and… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Converting solar energy into electricity provides a much-needed solution to the energy crisis the world is facing today. Polymer… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Adding optical functionality to a silicon microelectronic chip is one of the most challenging problems of materials research… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Quantum computers promise to exceed the computational efficiency of ordinary classical machines because quantum algorithms allow… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We report the parameters for a new generic force field, DREIDING, that we find useful for predicting structures and dynamics of… 
Review
1982
Review
1982
  • K. Petersen
  • Proceedings of the IEEE
  • 1982
  • Corpus ID: 15378788
Single-crystal silicon is being increasingly employed in a variety of new commercial products not because of its well-established…