CH-609 / 1 credit

Teacher(s): Patiny Luc, Vacat ., Schwaller Philippe

Language: English

Remark: October 10th 2022


Only this year


This course will be on Electronic Laboratory Notebooks and is aimed at (future) users. Multiple electronic lab notebooks exists. The course will focus on the Cheminfo tools (



electronic laboratory notebooks

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic thermodynamics and some basic knowledge on computational methods (e.g., Matlab or programming)

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Make chemical data machine actionable.
  • Use ELNs to store and retrieve data,



Jablonka, K. M.; Patiny, L.; Smit, B. Making the Collective Knowledge of Chemistry Open and Machine Actionable.
Nat. Chem. 2022, 14 (4), 365–376.
(2) Patiny, L.; Zasso, M.; Kostro, D.; Bernal, A.; Castillo, A. M.; Bolaños, A.; Asencio, M. A.; Pellet, N.; Todd, M.;
Schloerer, N.; Kuhn, S.; Holmes, E.; Javor, S.; Wist, J. The C6H6 NMR Repository: An Integral Solution to Control
the Flow of Your Data from the Magnet to the Public. Magnetic Resonance in Chemistry 2018, 56 (6), 520–528.


In the programs

  • Exam form: Project report (session free)
  • Subject examined: Introduction to the ChemInfo ELN of ISIC
  • Lecture: 7 Hour(s)
  • Project: 14 Hour(s)

Reference week