Physical Chemistry Laboratory 1

Physical Chemistry Laboratory 1
Experiments related to physical chemistry: thermodynamics and equilibria, phase transitions, kinetic-molecular theory, kinetics; computer manipulation of data, report preparation.
 Hours1.0 Credit, 0.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesChem 463 or 467 or 468 or concurrent enrollment.
 NoteMay be taken before, after, or concurrent (preferred) with Chem 465.
Course Outcomes

Collect Data

Collect quantitative data using a variety of instruments, including calorimeters and spectrometers

Fit Data to Models

Fit collected data to mathematical models and extract molecular and bulk parameters

Prepare Graphs/Tables Based on Data

Prepare and present clear graphs and tables, showing data from experiments

Lab Reports

Write clear lab reports in standard scientific journal format

Oral Presentations

Prepare and give high quality oral presentations