Chemistry Full Forms List

Chemistry full forms list is a compilation of acronyms and abbreviations that are commonly used in chemistry. These full forms can be used to represent chemical elements, compounds, reactions, and other concepts.

Chemistry is a vast and complex subject, and there are many different ways to represent chemical information. Full forms can be a convenient way to shorten long names and formulas, and they can also help to improve communication between chemists.

AcronymFull Form
AASAtomic Absorption Spectroscopy
ACDAutomated Chemistry Development
ACSAmerican Chemical Society
AESAtomic Emission Spectroscopy
AFFFAqueous Film-Forming Foam
AFMAtomic Force Microscopy
ALDAtomic Layer Deposition
AMINOAtomic and Molecular Interactions in Nano-Optics
AMUAtomic Mass Unit
ANSIAmerican National Standards Institute
APAnalytical Pyrolysis
APCIAtmospheric Pressure Chemical Ionization
ASAtomic Spectroscopy
ASTMAmerican Society for Testing and Materials
ATPAdenosine Triphosphate
ATRAttenuated Total Reflectance
ATR-FTIRAttenuated Total Reflectance Fourier Transform Infrared
BASEBasic Analysis and Safety Education
BODBiochemical Oxygen Demand
BSABovine Serum Albumin
BSEBovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
BTEXBenzene, Toluene, Ethylbenzene, Xylene
CASChemical Abstracts Service
CBRNChemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear
CCDCharge-Coupled Device
CDCircular Dichroism
CECCation Exchange Capacity
CERCLAComprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act
CFCombustion Flame
CFMCubic Feet per Minute
CHNCarbon, Hydrogen, Nitrogen
CIFCrystallographic Information File
CLPClassification, Labelling, and Packaging
CMSCarbon Molecular Sieve
CODChemical Oxygen Demand
COSHHControl of Substances Hazardous to Health
CPLCircularly Polarized Luminescence
CP-MASCross-Polarization Magic Angle Spinning
CRTCathode Ray Tube
CTABCetyltrimethylammonium Bromide
CVDChemical Vapor Deposition
DFTDensity Functional Theory
DLSDynamic Light Scattering
DNADeoxyribonucleic Acid
DRIFTSDiffuse Reflectance Infrared Fourier Transform Spectroscopy
DSCDifferential Scanning Calorimetry
EDTAEthylenediaminetetraacetic Acid
EIAEnzyme Immunoassay
ELISAEnzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
EPAEnvironmental Protection Agency
ESIElectrospray Ionization
FEPFluorinated Ethylene Propylene
FIDFlame Ionization Detector
FRETFluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer
FTIRFourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy
GCGas Chromatography
GC-MSGas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
GPCGel Permeation Chromatography
HAZMATHazardous Materials
HAZOPHazard and Operability Study
HLBHydrophilic-Lipophilic Balance
HPLCHigh-Performance Liquid Chromatography
IARCInternational Agency for Research on Cancer
ICPInductively Coupled Plasma
ICP-MSInductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
IECInternational Electrotechnical Commission
ISEIon-Selective Electrode
IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
LC-MSLiquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
LELLower Explosive Limit
LIMSLaboratory Information Management System
LODLimit of Detection
LOILoss on Ignition
LOQLimit of Quantification
LPGLiquefied Petroleum Gas
MALDI-TOFMatrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Time-of-Flight
MHCMajor Histocompatibility Complex
MOCVDMetal-Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition
MSMass Spectrometry
MSDSMaterial Safety Data Sheet
MSDSMaterial Safety Data Sheet
NISTNational Institute of Standards and Technology
NMRNuclear Magnetic Resonance
NMRNuclear Magnetic Resonance
OELOccupational Exposure Limit
OSHAOccupational Safety and Health Administration
PATProcess Analytical Technology
PCRPolymerase Chain Reaction
pHPotential of Hydrogen
PPEPersonal Protective Equipment
QAQuality Assurance
QA/QCQuality Assurance/Quality Control
QCQuality Control
QSARQuantitative Structure-Activity Relationship
REACHRegistration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals
RfRetention Factor
RNARibonucleic Acid
SARASuperfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act
SDSSafety Data Sheet
SEMScanning Electron Microscopy
SERSSurface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy
SFESupercritical Fluid Extraction
TGAThermogravimetric Analysis
TLCThin-Layer Chromatography
TOCTotal Organic Carbon
UPLCUltra-Performance Liquid Chromatography
UV-VisUltraviolet-Visible Spectroscopy
VOCVolatile Organic Compound
VSPERValence Shell Electron Pair Repulsion
Wt%Weight Percentage
XANESX-Ray Absorption Near Edge Structure
XPSX-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
XRDX-Ray Diffraction
XRFX-Ray Fluorescence
ZEKEZero Electron Kinetic Energy
ZnOZinc Oxide
ZPCZero Point Charge