Course Unit Code  Course Unit Title  Type of Course Unit  Year of Study  Semester  Number of ECTS Credits  404003132006  PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY III  Compulsory  3  6  7 

Level of Course Unit 
First Cycle 
Objectives of the Course 
The aim of this course is to understand the trasport processes in systems which are out of equilibrium and the rates and mechanisms of chemical reactions. 
Name of Lecturer(s) 
Prof.Dr.Mehmet Balcan 
Learning Outcomes 
1  To be able to understand the transport electrically charged particles in electrolyte solutions and electrical conductivitiy  2  To be able to understand viscosity and transport of Momentum  3  To be able to learn the laws describing diffusion and transport of mass  4  To be able to study thermal conductivity and heat transfer  5  Understand the concept of rate equations , rate constant , order of reaction and rate laws  6  Integrate the rate equations for simpler systems and understand the half – life of a reaction and its significance  7  To be able to study the parameters affecting on the reaction  8  To be able to Determine an activation energy from the relevant data using Arrhenius equation  9  To be able to understand Adsorption , adsorption isotherm and its significance  10  Discuss the principles of catalysis by acids,bases and enzymes 

Mode of Delivery 
Face to Face 
Prerequisites and corequisities 
None 
Recommended Optional Programme Components 
None 
Course Contents 
Transport processes( electrical charge , momentum , mass , heat ), chemical reaction kinetics,rate laws , reaction mechanisms, temperature dependence of reaction rates, complex reactions, Adsorption , catalysis 
Weekly Detailed Course Contents 

1  Transport of electrical charge (electrical conductivitiy )  Problem solving  Preparation to LAB  2  Transport of electrical charge (electrical conductivitiy )  Problem solving  Preparation to LAB  3  Transport of momentum ( Viscosity )  Problem solving  Determination of Rate Constants by Titration Method  4  Transport of matter ( Diffusion )  Problem solving  Determination of the sucrose inversion rate  5  Transport of matter ( Diffusion )  Problem solving  Conductivity Method with SecondOrder Rate Constant Determination  6  Transport of Heat ( Thermal conductivity )  Problem solving  Effect of Temperature on Reaction Rate of Change  7  Reaction kinetics ( chemical kinetics) , rate of Reaction, rate of consumption and formation reaction order  Problem solving  Hittorf Method Determination of the Transport Number  8  Midterm exam  Exam  Report preparation  9  1. ; 2. ; 3.order reactions, differential and integrated form of the rate laws
 Problem solving  Viscosity Measurement and Analysis of Temperature Change  10  1. ; 2. ; 3.order reactions, differential and integrated form of the rate laws
 Problem solving  Moving Boundary Method for the Determination of Transport Numbers  11  Analysis of kinetic results
 Problem solving  Investigation of cellulose on adsorption of Congo Red  12  Reaction mechanism, equilibrium and Steadystate hypothesis  Problem solving  Conductivity Determination Using the Method of Solubility  13  Temperature effect on reaction rate , Arrhenius equation: activation energy  Problem solving  Sedimentation with Andreasen Pipe  14  Adsorption and adsorption isoterms  Problem solving  compensation experiment  15  Catalysis and Enzyme kinetics  Problem solving  compensation experiment  16  Final Exam   Exam 

Recommended or Required Reading 
Course Book(s):
Helper Book(s): I.N.Levine ,Physical Chemistry Mc.GrawHill, İnc. New York ,1995
P.W.Atkins, Physical Chemistry,Oxford Univ.Press, Oxford , 1995 
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods 
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation" 
Assessment Methods and Criteria   Language of Instruction  Turkish  Work Placement(s)  None 

Workload Calculation 