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The electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test of brain activity applied on Hospital Intensive Care Units (ICUs) to detect seizure activity, with up to half of ICU patients having seizures associated with their neurological condition. For this reason,
Noble gas (NG) elements have been thought historically to be chemically inert. Nevertheless, already in 1930, Pauling predicted that Xenon could react with other elements. Thirty years later, Bartlett synthetized the first Xe compound, Xe+[PtF6]–. High pressure
It is well known that formaldehyde is a toxic and carcinogenic pollutant causing severe problems on humans’ health and aqueous ecosystems. Therefore, many attempts have been made to determine the sources of formaldehyde emission to the environment.