Chemistry (CHEM)Arts and Sciences

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CHEM 1007

CHEM 1007 reviews material presented in CHEM 2070 lectures and also provides problem-solving strategies and practice. This course is recommended for students who want to improve their chemistry problem-solving ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  6514CHEM 1007  LEC 001

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  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  8002CHEM 1007  LEC 002

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  8063CHEM 1007  LEC 003

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CHEM 1057

Reviews material presented in CHEM 3570 lectures and offers practice with CHEM 3570 material. Weekly reviews and problem solving sessions focus on the most important topics covered in lecture, and office ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  6513CHEM 1057  LEC 001

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  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

CHEM 1070

This course centers on the critical reasoning skills required to solve freshmen chemistry problems. Our regular freshman chemistry classes (CHEM 1560, CHEM 2070, CHEM 2090 and CHEM 2150) all presuppose ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17075CHEM 1070  LEC 001

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  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 18403CHEM 1070  LEC 002

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    • Lee, S

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  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

CHEM 1150

Adam Sandler once said, "Chemistry can be a good and a bad thing. Chemistry is good when you make love with it. Chemistry is bad when you make crack with it." Using this sophisticated view of chemistry ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6844CHEM 1150  LEC 001

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CHEM 1560

A one-semester introduction to chemistry, both qualitative and quantitative. CHEM 1560 prepares students for CHEM 1570; CHEM 1560 is not recommended for premedical or preveterinary students. Students planning ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6453CHEM 1560  LEC 001

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  • See individual labs for staring dates. Late comers for 1st mtg of labs, forfeit their spot but are not automatically dropped from the course, see below for start date of each lab.. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm.

  •  6454CHEM 1560  LAB 401

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  • Labs begin Mon. Sept. 8. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  6455CHEM 1560  LAB 402

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  • Labs begin Tues. Sept 2. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  6456CHEM 1560  LAB 403

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  • Labs begin Wed. Sept 3. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  7910CHEM 1560  LAB 404

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  • Labs begin Fri. Sept 5. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

CHEM 2070

Covers fundamental chemical principles, with considerable attention given to the quantitative aspects and techniques important for further work in chemistry. view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5881CHEM 2070  LEC 001

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  • See individual labs for staring dates. Late comers for 1st mtg of labs, forfeit their spot but are not automatically dropped from the course, see below for start date of each lab.. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm.

  •  5882CHEM 2070  LEC 002

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  • See individual labs for staring dates. Late comers for 1st mtg of labs, forfeit their spot but are not automatically dropped from the course, see below for start date of each lab.. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm.

CHEM 2090

Covers basic chemical concepts, such as reactivity and bonding of molecules, intermolecular forces in liquids and solids, gases, chemical equilibrium, thermodynamics, introductory quantum mechanics, and ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6496CHEM 2090  LEC 001

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  • See individual labs for staring dates, latecomers for 1st mtg of labs, forfeit their spot but are not automatically dropped from the course.

  •  6497CHEM 2090  LAB 401

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  • Labs begin Monday, Sept. 8. Non-freshman Engineering students needing to take this course should contact the Engineering advising office.

  •  6498CHEM 2090  LAB 402

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  • Labs begin Tuesday, Sept. 2. Non-freshman Engineering students needing to take this course should contact the Engineering advising office.

  •  6499CHEM 2090  LAB 403

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  • Labs begin Wednesday, Sept. 3. Non-freshman Engineering students needing to take this course should contact the Engineering advising office.

  •  6500CHEM 2090  LAB 404

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  • Labs begin Thursday, Sept. 4. Non-freshman Engineering students needing to take this course should contact the Engineering advising office.

  • 16929CHEM 2090  LAB 405

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  • Labs begin Friday, Sept. 5. Non-freshman Engineering students needing to take this course should contact the Engineering advising office.

CHEM 2150

Intensive systematic study of the laws and concepts of chemistry, with considerable emphasis on quantitative aspects. CHEM 2150 covers electronic structure of atoms, chemical bonding, thermodynamics, kinetics, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5895CHEM 2150  LEC 001

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  • See individual labs for staring dates. Late comers for 1st mtg of labs, forfeit their spot but are not automatically dropped from the course, see below for start date of each lab.. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm.

  •  5896CHEM 2150  LAB 401

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    • Sep 8 - Dec 5, 2014
    • Lorey, D

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  • Labs begin on Sept 8. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  5897CHEM 2150  LAB 402

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    • Sep 2 - Dec 5, 2014
    • Lorey, D

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  • Labs begin on Sept 2. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  5898CHEM 2150  LAB 403

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    • Sep 3 - Dec 5, 2014
    • Lorey, D

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  • Labs begin on Sept 3. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  5899CHEM 2150  LAB 404

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    • Sep 4 - Dec 5, 2014
    • Lorey, D

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  • Labs begin on Sept 4. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  5900CHEM 2150  LAB 405

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    • Sep 5 - Dec 5, 2014
    • Lorey, D

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  • Labs begin on Sept 5. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

CHEM 2510

Introduction to the synthesis, separation, characterization, and handling of materials, including the applications of different types of chromatography, extraction, crystallization, infrared spectroscopy, ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  5919CHEM 2510  LEC 001

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  • See individual labs for staring dates. Late comers for 1st mtg of labs, forfeit their spot but are not automatically dropped from the course, see below for start date of each lab. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm.

CHEM 2870

Survey of the fundamental principles of physical chemistry, focuses on thermodynamics, chemical kinetics, and the electronic structure of atoms and molecules.CHEM 2870 satisfies the minimum requirement ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  5929CHEM 2870  LEC 001

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CHEM 3020

Chemical and instrumental methods of analysis, including titration, fluorescence spectroscopy, electrochemistry, UV-vis absorption spectroscopy, infrared spectroscopy, and gas chromatography. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5933CHEM 3020  LEC 001

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  • See individual labs for staring dates, latecomers for 1st mtg of labs, forfeit their spot but are not automatically dropped from the course.

  •  5934CHEM 3020  LAB 401

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  • Monday/Wednesday labs begin August 27. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  5935CHEM 3020  LAB 402

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  • Tuesday/Thursday Labs begin on August 28. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

  •  5936CHEM 3020  LAB 403

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  • Tuesday/Thursday Labs begin on August 28. If you are unable to register for a lab section you need to sign-up on the Chemistry waiting list accessible only at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu. Further information about the waiting list is available at the following link: http://chemistry.cornell.edu/courses/index.cfm

CHEM 3530

This course is deigned for students in engineering or biologically related fields requiring only a single semester of organic chemistry above the freshman level. CHEM 3530 is taught at a sophomore level ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  9517CHEM 3530  LEC 001

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CHEM 3570

Study of the important classes of carbon compounds-including those encountered in the biological sciences. The course emphasizes their three-dimensional structures, mechanisms of their characteristic reactions, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  5937CHEM 3570  LEC 001

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  5938CHEM 3570  LEC 002

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CHEM 3600

Rigorous and systematic study of organic chemistry with an emphasis on molecules that have biological applications. The course will be based upon a mechanistic understanding of organic reactions and applies ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9466CHEM 3600  LEC 001

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CHEM 3890

CHEM 3890 is an introduction to the quantum mechanics of atoms and molecules. The fundamental principles of quantum mechanics are introduced, and applications of the theory to atomic and molecular structure ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5942CHEM 3890  DIS 201

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  •  5943CHEM 3890  DIS 202

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  •  5944CHEM 3890  DIS 203

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CHEM 4210

Research in inorganic chemistry involving both laboratory and library work, planned in consultation with a faculty member. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  •  5945CHEM 4210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • DiSalvo, F

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18259CHEM 4210  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Lancaster, K

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18260CHEM 4210  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Lee, S

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18261CHEM 4210  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Wolczanski, P

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CHEM 4330

Research in analytical chemistry involving both laboratory and library work, planned in consultation with a faculty member. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  •  5946CHEM 4330  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Crane, B

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 15815CHEM 4330  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Brenna, T

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18428CHEM 4330  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Schroeder, F

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CHEM 4500

Covers topics at the interface of chemistry and biology with a focus on problems where organic chemistry has made a particularly strong contribution to understanding the mechanism of the biological ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  8258CHEM 4500  LEC 001

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CHEM 4610

Research in organic chemistry involving both laboratory and library work, planned in consultation with a faculty member. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  •  5947CHEM 4610  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aye, Y

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18262CHEM 4610  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Coates, G

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18263CHEM 4610  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Collum, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18264CHEM 4610  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Dichtel, W

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18265CHEM 4610  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Lewis, C

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18266CHEM 4610  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Lin, H

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18267CHEM 4610  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Ober, C

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18268CHEM 4610  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Schroeder, F

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18407CHEM 4610  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Fors, B

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CHEM 4770

Research in physical chemistry involving both laboratory and library work, planned in consultation with a faculty member. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  •  5948CHEM 4770  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Abruna, H

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18269CHEM 4770  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Ananth, N

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18270CHEM 4770  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Baird, B

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18271CHEM 4770  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Crane, B

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18272CHEM 4770  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Davis, H

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18273CHEM 4770  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Hines, M

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18274CHEM 4770  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Marohn, J

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18275CHEM 4770  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Petersen, P

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18286CHEM 4770  IND 609

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    • Chen, P

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18419CHEM 4770  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Cerione, R

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18553CHEM 4770  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Park, J

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CHEM 6000

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  • 0 Credits Sat/UnSat

  •  5950CHEM 6000  SEM 101

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CHEM 6050

A detailed treatment of molecular and electronic structure emphasizing elements of the transition series. Group theory and ligand field theory will be developed in detail and will inform discussion of ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5951CHEM 6050  LEC 001

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CHEM 6070

Chem 6070 is a one semester introductory course on the chemistry and physics of nanoscale materials. The main goal of CHEM 6070 is to provide a solid background (both to experimentalists and theorists) ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: MSE 6210

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9468CHEM 6070  LEC 001

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CHEM 6280

Survey course in modern high-precision isotope ratio mass spectrometry (IRMS) techniques and trace/surface methods of analysis, with emphasis on practical aspects of instrumentation and analysis. The first ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: NS 6900

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16203CHEM 6280  LEC 001

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CHEM 6500

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  • 0 Credits Sat/UnSat

  •  9655CHEM 6500  SEM 101

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CHEM 6650

The course focuses on properties of organic compounds; stereoelectronic principles that govern their reactivity and mechanisms; and applications in stereoselective synthesis, catalysis, chemical biology ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5953CHEM 6650  LEC 001

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CHEM 6700

Emphasizes general concepts and fundamental principles of polymer chemistry. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8225CHEM 6700  LEC 001

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CHEM 6860

Physical studies of proteins, with emphasis on using single molecule methodologies and on studies of metalloproteins. Topics include: Physical/chemical concepts that include chemical structure and conformation ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9651CHEM 6860  LEC 001

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CHEM 7870

Topics include linear algebra, matrices, and the eigenvalue problem; functions of a complex variable and contour integration; methods of solution of relevant differential equations; special functions; ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8226CHEM 7870  LEC 001

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CHEM 7930

Fundamental concepts in quantum mechanics. Topics will include the mathematical language of quantum mechanics, time-independent and time-dependent Schrodinger's equations, classical mechanics, path integrals, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5954CHEM 7930  LEC 001

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