[ 665OACHACHV16 ] VL Analytical Chemistry for Molecular Biosciences

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4,5 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Chemistry Wolfgang Buchberger 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Molecular Biosciences 2016W
Objectives Knowledge of the fundamentals in analytical chemistry. Familiarity with statistical treatment of analytical results. 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. Basic knowledge in the field of immunoassays. Insight into the fundamentals of chromatography. Know-how for sample preparation and sum parameters
Subject Tools in the analytical laboratory; Fundamentals of precipitation titrations, acid-base titrations, complexometric titrations, redox titrations; 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; Conductometric analysis; Introduction to spectroscopy, instrumentation for molecular absorption spectroscopy in the UV-visible range, atomic spectroscopy, fluorescence spectroscopy, IR spectroscopy; Immunoassays. Basic theory of chromatography; Introduction into thin layer chromatography, column chromatography, liquid and gas chromatography; General sample prepration procedures; sum parameters like TOC, AOX and others
Criteria for evaluation written examination
Methods Lectures
Language German
Study material Slides of the lecture (provided via KUSSS); G.D.Christian, P.K.Dasgupta, K.A.Schug : Analytical Chemistry (7th ed.), Wiley, 2014. ISBN 978-0-470-88757-8; D.C.Harris : Quantitative Chemical Analysis (9th ed.), Freeman, 2016. ISBN 978-1-4641-3538-5; D.A.Skoog, D.M.West, F.J.Holler, S.R.Crouch : Fundamentals of Analytical Chemistry (8th ed.), Thomson, ISBN 0-03-035523-0
Changing subject? No
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
665ACMAACHV11: VL Analytical Chemistry for Molecular Biosciences (2011W-2016S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment