529-0289-00L  Spectra Interpretation of Organic Compounds

SemesterSpring Semester 2019
LecturersR. Zenobi, M. Badertscher, Y. Yamakoshi
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


529-0289-00 GInstrumentalanalyse organischer Verbindungen2 hrs
Wed15:15-17:00ML H 43 »
Thu10:45-12:30HCI J 7 »
R. Zenobi, M. Badertscher, Y. Yamakoshi

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AbstractExercises in interpretation of molecular spectra
ObjectiveMastering the interpretation of molecular spectra.
ContentIn the first part of the lecture, the students work in small groups on solving particular problems in structure elucidation, interpreting mass, 1H-NMR, 13C-NMR, IR, and UV/VIS spectra, optionally in discussion with the lecturers. In the second part the problems are solved by a lecturer.
Lecture notesSpectroscopic problems will be distributed
LiteratureE. Pretsch, P. Bühlmann, M. Badertscher, Structure Determination of Organic Compounds: Tables of Spectral Data, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2009, 4th revised and enlarged Engl. ed.

E. Pretsch, G. Tóth, M. E. Munk, M. Badertscher, Computer-Aided Structure Elucidation: Spectra Interpretation and Structure Generation, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2002.
Prerequisites / NoticeThe course is based on the lectures Analytical Chemistry I (529-0051-00) and Analytical Chemistry II (529-0058-00).
Solutions to the problems will be posted on the internet.

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersR. Zenobi, M. Badertscher, Y. Yamakoshi
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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