Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Chemical kinetics

CH-342

Lecturer(s) :

Lorenz Ulrich

Language:

English

Summary

The course covers the principles of chemical kinetics, including differential rate laws, derivation of exact and approximate integral rate laws for common elementary and composite reactions, fundamentals of collision and transition state theories, and applications such as enzymatic catalysis.

Content

1. Definition

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Assessment methods

Written midterm exam (25%)

Written final exam (75%)

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Resources

Bibliography

Selected chapters from: "Chemical kinetics and dynamics", J.I. Steinfeld, J.S. Francisco and W.L. Hase, Prentice Hall, 1999

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

1) Handouts

2) H. Girault: Cinétique chimique

Websites

In the programs

  • Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 2017-2018, Bachelor semester 4
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Chemical kinetics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - CGC, 2017-2018, Spring semester
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Chemical kinetics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

MoTuWeThFr
8-9 CE5
9-10
10-11
11-12
12-13 CE1103
CE1105
13-14
14-15
15-16
16-17
17-18
18-19
19-20
20-21
21-22
Lecture
Exercise, TP
Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German