Coursebooks

Dynamics and kinetics

CH-310

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 Prerequisites

Required courses

Quantum Chemistry
Spectroscopy
Thermodynamics
Statistical Thermodynamics
Mathematical Methods in Chemistry

Learning Outcomes

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

Assessment methods

Written final exam (100 %)

Resources

Bibliography

Steinfeld, J. I., Francisco, J. S. & Hase, W. L. Chemical Kinetics and Dynamics. (Prentice Hall, 1989).

McQuarrie, D. A. & Simon, J. D. Physical Chemistry: A Molecular Approach. (University Science Books, 1997).

Laidler, K. J. Chemical Kinetics. (Prentice Hall, 1987).

 

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

Lecture notes

H. Girault: Cinétique chimique

In the programs

    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Dynamics and kinetics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Dynamics and kinetics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - CGC, 2020-2021, Autumn semester
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Dynamics and kinetics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16 BS150   
16-17    
17-18 BS150   
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German