Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
10420402E11498HYPHENATED CHROMATOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUESElective483
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The main objective is to provide a comprehensive knowledge on hyphenated chromatographic analysis methods and their analytical applications.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assist. Prof. Dr. Hasan Ertaş
Learning Outcomes
1Be able to describe common procedures and techniques used in chromatographic analysis
2Gain an ability to interpret the function of the basic components of an chromatograph and principles underlying the method
3Be able to choose proper conditions and parts such as the column, detector and injectors for a particular chromatographic analysis
4Be able to choose hyphenated chromatographic method for a particular type of sample
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Classification of chromatographic analysis methods, fundamental approach for coupling the gas and liquid chromatographic systems with other techniques. Applications of hyphenated techniques will be discussed.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Fundamentals of chromatographic separations. Classification of chromatographic methods according to the mobile phase.
2Fundamental concepts in Gas chromatography.
3Columns used in gas chromatographic separations.
4Types of injectors
5Gas chromatographic detectors and their comparison
6Applications of gas chromatography
7Optimization and calibration studies in chromatography.
8Midterm exam
9Fundamental concepts in Liquid chromatography.
10Columns used in Liquid chromatographic separations.
11Physiochemical properties of solvents use in both mobile and stationary phase.
12Liquid chromatographic detectors and their comparison
13Applications of Liquid chromatography
14Optimization and calibration studies in chromatography.
15Trouble shooting in chromatographic applications
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Course Book(s): Modern Analytical Chemistry, David Harvey, Mc Graw Hill, 2000 Analytical Gas Chromatography, W. Jennings, E. Mittlefehldt, P. Stremple, Academic Pres, 1997 Basic GC, H.M. McNair, J.M. Miller, John Wiley &Sons, 1998
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
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination11616
Final Examination11616
Attending Lectures14228
Project Presentation11414
Individual Study for Homework Problems4416
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)90
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