[ 290PHCHCHKV18 ] VL Chemical Kinetics

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Chemistry Sabine Hild 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Chemistry 2018W
Objectives The lecture Chemical Kinetics is an introduction in kinetics of chemical reactions will be presented.
Subject Chemical Kinetics:

  1. Transport processes, chemical kinetics
  2. Basics of chemical kinetics
    reaction rate, reaction kinetics, reaction order
  3. Formal kinetics / basic reactions
    reactions of order 0, 1 and 2, incomplete reactions, temperature dependence
  4. Experimental determination of the reaction order
  5. Complex reaction
    parallel reaction, consecutive reaction, reversible reaction
    quasi stationarity, upstream equilibrium
    chain branches and explosion
  6. Theory of reaction rate
    impact theory, theory of the transitional state
  7. Reactions in diverse media
    gas phase reactions, reactions in solution, diffusion controlled reactions
Criteria for evaluation Written examination
  • Lecture
  • Questions allowed during the lecture
Language English
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 290PHCHKINV18: VL Kinetik (1,3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment