Covalent

  • (adj): Of or relating to or characterized by covalence.
    Example: "Covalent bond"

Some articles on covalent:

Covalent Superconductor
... Covalent semiconductors are such solids as diamond, silicon, germanium, silicon carbide and silicon-germanium where atoms are linked by covalent bonds ... surprised most scientists as superconductivity has not been considered seriously in covalent semiconductors ...
Concepts in Supramolecular Chemistry - Dynamic Covalent Chemistry
... In dynamic covalent chemistry covalent bonds are broken and formed in a reversible reaction under thermodynamic control ... While covalent bonds are key to the process, the system is directed by noncovalent forces to form the lowest energy structures ...
Chemical Bonding Model - Overview
... variety of known chemical bonding interactions including covalent, ionic, and metallic bonding among others ... The theories associated with bonding are often developed around the covalent bonds and extended to ionic and metallic bonding ... There are a variety of active theories or models associated with covalent bonding, the building block of molecules ...
Keating Model
... such as diamond, silicon, germanium, and a number of other covalent crystals with the diamond or zinc blende structures ... are of two extreme types ionic crystals, and covalent crystals, with others which are intermediate partly ionic and partly covalent ... Na+ and Cl- in common salt, for example, while covalent crystals such as diamond are made up of atoms which share electrons in a covalent bond ...
Cell-penetrating Peptide - Applications of CPPs - CPP Mediated Delivery of Nucleic Acids - CPPs For SiRNA Delivery
... have been applied to facilitate the delivery of siRNA into cells through either covalent or non-covalent linkages ... However, non-covalent strategies appear to be better for siRNA delivery with a more significant biological response ... In one study, MPG/siRNA complexes formed through stable non-covalent strategy showed successful introduction of siRNA into cultured cells and induced robust regulation of target mRNA ...