Foundations of Chemistry

(The TQCC of Foundations of Chemistry is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Density functional theory, chemical reactivity, and the Fukui functions38
The location and composition of Group 3 of the periodic table11
Knowledge building in chemistry education9
Improving student success in chemistry through cognitive science8
Chemistry is pluralistic8
A relational-constructionist account of protein macrostructure and function7
The QSAR similarity principle in the deep learning era: Confirmation or revision?7
Is the problem of molecular structure just the quantum measurement problem?7
Hasok Chang on the nature of acids7
Name game: the naming history of the chemical elements—part 3—rivalry of scientists in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries6
An integrated vision of the Green Chemistry evolution along 25 years5
On a unified theory of acids and bases: Hasok Chang, Eric R. Scerri, modern theoretical chemistry, and the philosophy of chemistry5
Name game: the naming history of the chemical elements—part 1—from antiquity till the end of 18th century5
Name game: the naming history of the chemical elements: part 2—turbulent nineteenth century4
Mendeleyev revisited3
From complexity to systems3
Watch the colors: or about qualitative thinking in chemistry3
Hints for a formal language inspired by Lewis structures3
In praise of triads3
Atomic number and isotopy before nuclear structure: multiple standards and evolving collaboration of chemistry and physics3
Three related topics on the periodic tables of elements3
On the early thermodynamic and kinetic deductions of the equilibrium constant equation2
Prospective sustainable agriculture principles inspired by green chemistry2
Conceptual polymorphism of entropy into the history: extensions of the second law of thermodynamics towards statistical physics and chemistry during nineteenth–twentieth centuries2
On vague chemistry2
What happened when chemists came to classify elements by their atomic number?2
Revolutionary poetry and liquid crystal chemistry: Herman Gorter, Ada Prins and the interface between literature and science2
The poetry of the universe, the periodic table, and the scientific progress: a review of new studies on the periodic table of the elements2
Electronegativity provides the relationship between formal charge, oxidation state, and actual charge2
Bond order and bond energies2
Predicting unknown binary compounds from the view of complex network2
Chemical reactivity: cause-effect or interaction?2
Revolutions in science, revolutions in chemistry1
How to investigate the underpinnings of sciences? The case of the element chlorine1
Chemistry and dynamics in the thought of G.W. Leibniz II1
On the nature of quantum-chemical entities: the case of electron density1
Plato on chemistry1
Interpreting the bonding of B2H6 and the nature of the 3-center-2-electron bond: decisive test of theory of valency1
An unlikely bifurcation: history of sustainable (but not Green) chemistry1
Are acids natural kinds?1
Orthogonality properties of states, configurations, and orbitals1
Ontological status of time in chemistry1
Philosophical grounds for designing invisible molecules1
An analysis of the difficulties associated with determining that a reaction in chemical equilibrium is incomplete1
Liquid crystal chemistry and poetry1
What is a mathematician doing…in a chemistry class?1
Theodore Richards and the discovery of isotopes1
Models, languages and representations: philosophical reflections driven from a research on teaching and learning about cellular respiration1
Quantum mechanical atom models, legitimate explanations and mechanisms1
Robert Boyle and the relational and dispositional nature of chemical properties1
Quantum algorithms for simulation of quantum chemistry problems by quantum computers: an appraisal1
What is an organic substance?1
Periodic tables for cations + 1, + 2, + 3 and anions − 1. Quantitative characteristics for manifestations of internal periodicity and kainosymmetry1
A new definition of reduction between two scientific theories: no reduction of chemistry to quantum mechanics1
Understanding entropy1
Common empirical foundations, different theoretical choices: The Berthollet-Proust controversy and Dalton’s resolution1
Non-periodic table of periodicities and periodic table with additional periodicities: tetrad periodicity1
Interview with Eric Scerri1
Ogawa’s nipponium and its re-assignment to rhenium1
Centenary Workshop on the Bifurcation of Acidity -Protonism vs. Electronism1
Eric Scerri and Elena Ghibaudi, eds: What is an element? A collection of essays by chemists, philosophers, historians, and educators1