Open Educational Resources about chemistry

Course - Chemistry 216 - The Synthesis and Characterization of Carbonyl Compounds

Language:
English
Author:
Ginger Shultz
Institution:
University of Michigan OEC Member
MERLOT
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  • Education / TeacherEd / Teaching Methods / Science
  • Science and Technology / Chemistry / Chemical Education
  • Science and Technology / Chemistry / Organic

CHEM 216 builds on the experimental approach started in CHEM 211. Students participate in planning exactly what they are going to do in the laboratory by being given general goals and directions that have to be adapted to fit the specific project they will be working on. They use microscale

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Bioorganic Chemistry

Language:
English
Author:
The Saylor Foundation
Institution:
The Saylor Foundation
MERLOT
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  • Science and Technology / Chemistry / Biochemistry

This is a free course offered by the Saylor Foundation.

'Bioorganic chemistry studies the chemistry of organic biomolecules.  It is a rapidly growing interdisciplinary field that combines organic chemistry and biochemistry.  Please recall that organic chemistry investigates all molecules that

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5.069 Crystal Structure Analysis

Language:
English
Author:
Dr. Peter Mueller
Institution:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology OEC Member
MERLOT
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  • Science and Technology / Chemistry
This course covers the following topics: X-ray diffraction: symmetry, space groups, geometry of diffraction, structure factors, phase problem, direct methods, Patterson methods, electron density maps, structure refinement, how to grow good crystals, powder methods, limits of X-ray diffraction .. show the rest of description.

1.76 Aquatic Chemistry

Language:
English
Author:
Dr. Jeff Seewald Dr. Jim Moffett Dr. Meg Tivey
Institution:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology OEC Member
MERLOT
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  • Science and Technology / Biology
  • Science and Technology / Chemistry
  • Science and Technology / Engineering
This course details the quantitative treatment of chemical processes in aquatic systems such as lakes, oceans, rivers, estuaries, groundwaters, and wastewaters. It includes a brief review of chemical thermodynamics that is followed by discussion of acid-base, precipitation-dissolution, .. show the rest of description.

12.158 Molecular Biogeochemistry (MIT)

Language:
English
Author:
Prof. Roger Summons, Dr. Florence Schubotz, Dr. Julio Sepulveda, Dr. Paula Welander
Institution:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology OEC Member
MERLOT
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Categories:
  • Science and Technology / Biology / Ecology
  • Science and Technology / Biology / Molecular Biology
  • Science and Technology / Biology / Natural History
  • Science and Technology / Geoscience / Geology / Geochemistry
This course covers all aspects of molecular biosignatures, such as their pathways of lipid biosynthesis, the distribution patterns of lipid biosynthetic pathways with regard to phylogeny and physiology, isotopic contents, occurrence in modern organisms and environments, diagenetic pathways, .. show the rest of description.

16.050 Thermal Energy

Language:
English
Author:
Prof. Zoltan Spakovszky
Institution:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology OEC Member
MERLOT
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  • Science and Technology / Engineering / Mechanical Engineering
This course is taught in four main parts. The first is a review of fundamental thermodynamic concepts (e.g. energy exchange in propulsion and power processes), and is followed by the second law (e.g. reversibility and irreversibility, lost work). Next are applications of thermodynamics to .. show the rest of description.

2.60 / 2.62J / 10.392J / 22.40J Fundamentals of Advanced Energy Conversion

Language:
English
Author:
Prof. Jefferson W. Tester Prof. Mujid S. Kazimi Prof. Yang Shao-Horn Prof. Ahmed F. Ghoniem
Institution:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology OEC Member
MERLOT
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  • Science and Technology / Engineering / Mechanical Engineering
This course covers fundamentals of thermodynamics, chemistry, flow and transport processes as applied to energy systems. Topics include analysis of energy conversion in thermomechanical, thermochemical, electrochemical, and photoelectric processes in existing and future power and transportation .. show the rest of description.

5.12 Organic Chemistry I

Language:
English
Author:
Dr. Sarah Tabacco Prof. Barbara Imperiali
Institution:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology OEC Member
MERLOT
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  • Science and Technology / Chemistry
5.12 is an introduction to organic chemistry, focusing primarily on the basic principles to understand the structure and reactivity of organic molecules. Emphasis is on substitution and elimination reactions and chemistry of the carbonyl group. The course also provides an introduction to the .. show the rest of description.

5.13 Organic Chemistry II

Language:
English
Author:
Dr. Sarah Tabacco Prof. Timothy F. Jamison
Institution:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology OEC Member
MERLOT
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  • Science and Technology / Chemistry
This intermediate organic chemistry course focuses on the methods used to identify the structure of organic molecules, advanced principles of organic stereochemistry, organic reaction mechanisms, and methods used for the synthesis of organic compounds. Additional special topics include illustrating .. show the rest of description.

5.301 Chemistry Laboratory Techniques (MIT)

Language:
English
Author:
John J. Dolhun
Institution:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology OEC Member
MERLOT
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  • Science and Technology / Chemistry
This course is an intensive introduction to the techniques of experimental chemistry and gives first year students an opportunity to learn and master the basic chemistry lab techniques for carrying out experiments. Students who successfully complete the course and obtain a "Competent Chemist" (CC) .. show the rest of description.