[ BCBPAVOANCH ] VL Analytical Chemisty 1

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3,9 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Chemistry Wolfgang Buchberger 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Biological Chemistry 2012W
Objectives Knowledge of the fundamentals in analytical chemistry. Understanding of titration procedures based on precipitation reactions, acid-base reactions, complex-formation reactions, and redox reactions. Understanding of electroanalytical methods. Knowledge about fundamentals of molecular and atomic spectroscopy. Knowledge about basics of chromatography.
Subject Tools in the analytical laboratory; Fundamentals of precipitation titrations, acid-base titrations, complexometric titrations, redox titrations (including calculations of titration curves, detection of end points, applications); Theory of potentiometry (redox potential, electromotive force, electrodes of the first and second kind, redox electrodes, indicator and reference electrodes), applications of potentiometry (pH electrode, ion-selective electrodes, potentiometric titrations); Amperometric sensors, amperometric titrations; Coulometric Titrations; Conductometric analysis; Introduction to spectoscopy, instrumentation for molecular absorption spectroscpy in the UV-visible range, atomic spectroscopy, fluorescence spectroscopy, IR spectroscopy. Introduction to chromatographic techniques.
Criteria for evaluation written examination
Methods Lectures, exercises for calculations in analytical chemistry
Language English
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment