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CHEM 201 Advanced Chemistry Laboratory

Chem 201 Lab 3: Molecular Spec. Chem 201 Lab 2: Molecular Spectroscopy

Lab 2: Molecular Vibrational Spectroscopy

Equipment:

  • Shimadzu UV-2450 UV-Vis spectrophotometer & UVProbe software
  • Photon Technologies, Inc. fluorimeter & PC data system
  • Shimadzu IRAffinity-1 FT-IR spectrometer with attenuated total reflectance (ATR) head & PC data system

Handouts:

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  • N.J. Turro, Modern Molecular Photochemistry, 1978
    • Chap 2: Electronic orbitals, configurations, and states, pp 16-37.

References:

  • J.D. Ingle, Jr & S.R. Crouch, Spectrochemical Analysis, 1988:
    • Chap 12: Introduction to molecular spectroscopy
    • Chap 15: Molecular luminescence spectrometry
  • D.A. Skoog, F.J. Holler & S.R. Crouch, Principles of Instrumental Analysis, 6th ed, 2007:
    • Chap 6: An introduction to spectrometric methods
    • Chap 7: Components of optical instruments
    • Chap 13: An introduction to ultraviolet/visible molecular absorption spectrometry
    • Chap 14: Application of ultraviolet/visible molecular absorption spectrometry
    • Chap 15: Molecular luminescence spectrometry
  • P.W. Atkins, & J. de Paula, Chap 17: Spectroscopy 2: Electronic transitions, Physical Chemistry, 7th ed, 2002, ยง17.1-17.4, pp 538-553.
  • R.J. Silbey, R.A. Alberty, & M.G. Bawendi, Physical Chemistry, 4th ed, 2005
    • Chap 9: Quantum Theory
    • Chap 11: Molecular Electronic Structure
    • Chap 14: Electronic Spectroscopy of Molecules

Lab description:

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