Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404003132006PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY IIICompulsory367
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
1To be able to understand the transport electrically charged particles in electrolyte solutions and electrical conductivitiy
2To be able to understand viscosity and transport of Momentum
3To be able to learn the laws describing diffusion and transport of mass
4To be able to study thermal conductivity and heat transfer
5Understand the concept of rate equations , rate constant , order of reaction and rate laws
6Integrate the rate equations for simpler systems and understand the half – life of a reaction and its significance
7To be able to study the parameters affecting on the reaction
8To be able to Determine an activation energy from the relevant data using Arrhenius equation
9To be able to understand Adsorption , adsorption isotherm and its significance
10Discuss the principles of catalysis by acids,bases and enzymes
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
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
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Transport of electrical charge (electrical conductivitiy )Problem solvingPreparation to LAB
2Transport of electrical charge (electrical conductivitiy )Problem solvingPreparation to LAB
3Transport of momentum ( Viscosity )Problem solvingDetermination of Rate Constants by Titration Method
4Transport of matter ( Diffusion )Problem solvingDetermination of the sucrose inversion rate
5Transport of matter ( Diffusion )Problem solvingConductivity Method with Second-Order Rate Constant Determination
6Transport of Heat ( Thermal conductivity )Problem solvingEffect of Temperature on Reaction Rate of Change
7Reaction kinetics ( chemical kinetics) , rate of Reaction, rate of consumption and formation reaction order Problem solvingHittorf Method Determination of the Transport Number
8Midterm examExamReport preparation
91. ; 2. ; 3.order reactions, differential and integrated form of the rate laws Problem solvingViscosity Measurement and Analysis of Temperature Change
101. ; 2. ; 3.order reactions, differential and integrated form of the rate laws Problem solvingMoving Boundary Method for the Determination of Transport Numbers
11Analysis of kinetic results Problem solvingInvestigation of cellulose on adsorption of Congo Red
12Reaction mechanism, equilibrium and Steady-state hypothesisProblem solvingConductivity Determination Using the Method of Solubility
13Temperature effect on reaction rate , Arrhenius equation: activation energyProblem solvingSedimentation with Andreasen Pipe
14Adsorption and adsorption isotermsProblem solvingcompensation experiment
15Catalysis and Enzyme kineticsProblem solvingcompensation experiment
16Final ExamExam
Recommended or Required Reading
Course Book(s): Helper Book(s): I.N.Levine ,Physical Chemistry Mc.Graw-Hill, 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
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Problem Solving14114
Experiment1010100
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12525
Individual Study for Final Examination15050
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)221
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