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

  •  6460CHEM 1007  LEC 001

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

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  7836CHEM 1007  LEC 002

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

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  7889CHEM 1007  LEC 003

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

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

  •  6459CHEM 1057  LEC 001

  • 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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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  8864CHEM 1070  LEC 001

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

  • 17131CHEM 1070  LEC 002

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

  • 17586CHEM 1070  DIS 201

  • 17587CHEM 1070  DIS 202

  • 17588CHEM 1070  DIS 203

  • 17589CHEM 1070  DIS 204

  • 17590CHEM 1070  DIS 205

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  • 17598CHEM 1070  DIS 213

  • 17599CHEM 1070  DIS 214

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  • 17601CHEM 1070  DIS 216

  • 17602CHEM 1070  DIS 217

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  • 17604CHEM 1070  DIS 219

  • 17605CHEM 1070  DIS 220

  • 17606CHEM 1070  DIS 221

  • 17607CHEM 1070  DIS 222

  • 17608CHEM 1070  DIS 223

  • 17609CHEM 1070  DIS 224

  • 18549CHEM 1070  DIS 225

  • 18550CHEM 1070  DIS 226

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

  •  6754CHEM 1150  LEC 001

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

  •  6405CHEM 1560  LEC 001

  • See individual labs for starting dates. Latecomers 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.

  •  6406CHEM 1560  LAB 401

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    • Lorey, D

  • Labs begin Mon. August 29. 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

  •  6407CHEM 1560  LAB 402

    • T
    • Lorey, D

  • Labs begin Tues., August 30. 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

  •  6408CHEM 1560  LAB 403

    • W
    • Lorey, D

  • Labs begin Wed., August 31. 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

  •  7762CHEM 1560  LAB 404

    • F
    • Lorey, D

  • Labs begin Fri. 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

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

  •  5868CHEM 2070  LEC 001

  • See individual labs for starting dates. Latecomers 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.

  •  5869CHEM 2070  LEC 002

  • 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, introductory quantum mechanics, and intermolecular forces in liquids and solids and gases.   Attention will be focused on aspects ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6445CHEM 2090  LEC 001

  • This course is for Engineering students. To register for the course, enter yourself on the Chemistry waitlist at http://chemlabs.arts.cornell.edu/waitlist.cfm. See individual labs for starting dates. Latecomers for 1st mtg of labs forfeit their spot, but are not automatically dropped from the course.

  •  6446CHEM 2090  LAB 401

    • M
    • Staff

  •  6447CHEM 2090  LAB 402

    • T
    • Staff

  •  6448CHEM 2090  LAB 403

    • W
    • Staff

  •  6449CHEM 2090  LAB 404

    • R
    • Staff

  •  8856CHEM 2090  LAB 405

    • F
    • Staff

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

  •  5882CHEM 2150  LEC 001

  • See individual labs for starting dates. Latecomers 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.

  •  5883CHEM 2150  LAB 401

    • M
    • Staff

  • Labs begin on August 29. 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.

  •  5884CHEM 2150  LAB 402

    • T
    • Staff

  • Labs begin on August 30. 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

  •  5885CHEM 2150  LAB 403

    • W
    • Staff

  • Labs begin on August 31. 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

  •  5886CHEM 2150  LAB 404

    • R
    • Staff

  • Labs begin on Sept. 1. 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

  •  5887CHEM 2150  LAB 405

    • F
    • Staff

  • 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

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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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  5906CHEM 2510  LEC 001

  • See individual labs for starting dates. Latecomers 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.

  •  5907CHEM 2510  LAB 401

    • M
    • Ruttledge, T

  • Labs begin August 29. 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

  •  5908CHEM 2510  LAB 402

    • T
    • Ruttledge, T

  • Labs begin August 30. 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

  •  5909CHEM 2510  LAB 403

    • T
    • Ruttledge, T

  • Labs begin August 30. 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

  •  5910CHEM 2510  LAB 404

    • W
    • Ruttledge, T

  • Labs begin August 31. 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

  •  5911CHEM 2510  LAB 405

    • R
    • Ruttledge, T

  • Labs begin Sept. 1. 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

  •  5912CHEM 2510  LAB 406

    • R
    • Ruttledge, T

  • Labs begin Sept. 1. 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

  •  5913CHEM 2510  LAB 407

    • F
    • Ruttledge, T

  • Labs begin 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

CHEM 2870

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

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  5916CHEM 2870  LEC 001

CHEM 3020

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

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5920CHEM 3020  LEC 001

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

  •  5921CHEM 3020  LAB 401

    • MW
    • Staff

  • Monday/Wednesday labs begin August 26. 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

  •  5922CHEM 3020  LAB 402

    • TR
    • Staff

  • Tuesday/Thursday Labs begin on 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

  •  5923CHEM 3020  LAB 403

    • TR
    • Staff

  • Tuesday/Thursday Labs begin on 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

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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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8468CHEM 3530  LEC 001

  • 17222CHEM 3530  DIS 201

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

  •  5924CHEM 3570  LEC 001

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  5925CHEM 3570  LEC 002

CHEM 3600

Rigorous and systematic study of organic chemistry with a focus on molecules that have biological applications. The course emphasizes a mechanistic understanding of organic reactions and applies this knowledge ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8463CHEM 3600  LEC 001

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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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5929CHEM 3890  DIS 201

  •  5930CHEM 3890  DIS 202

  •  5931CHEM 3890  DIS 203

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

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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

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CHEM 4500

The course provides foundational concepts in applying small-molecule organic chemistry toolsets to probe the functions of living systems at the mechanistic and molecular level. Emphasis is placed ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7979CHEM 4500  LEC 001

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

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  • 18428CHEM 4610  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Lin, S

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  • 2-4 Credits Graded

  • 18624CHEM 4610  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Wiesner, U

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

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CHEM 6030

Practical training in capturing the essence of an idea for elevator pitches and proposals, in clear and effective scientific writing, and in the art of giving engaging scientific presentations.  Students ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 10088CHEM 6030  LEC 001

CHEM 6050

A group theoretical analysis of bonding in main group compounds will be followed by a survey of modern coordination chemistry, including rudimentary spectroscopy and magnetism, and a detailed study of ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5938CHEM 6050  LEC 001

CHEM 6650

The course focuses on properties of organic compounds; stereoelectronic principles that govern their reactivity and mechanisms; reaction thermodynamics and kinetics, and applications in stereoselective ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5940CHEM 6650  LEC 001

CHEM 6690

Transition metal-based catalysts are invaluable in both organic and polymer synthesis. This course begins with an overview of organometallic chemistry and catalysis. Subsequent modules on catalytic synthesis ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9767CHEM 6690  LEC 001

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

  •  8501CHEM 6860  LEC 001

CHEM 7870

This course will provide the mathematical background needed for graduate level study of topics in physical chemistry, such as quantum mechanics and statistical mechanics, as well as a set of analytical ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7965CHEM 7870  LEC 001

CHEM 7930

Fundamental concepts in quantum mechanics. Topics will include: review of classical mechanics (Lagrangians and Hamiltonians); probability in classical and quantum mechanics; the mathematical language of ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5941CHEM 7930  LEC 001