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Topics and Learning Outcomes

  • Structural Determination
    •  identify the molecular ion, base peak and daughter ions in a mass spectrum
    •  recognize that a fragmentation pattern in a mass spectrum can lead to structural information
    •  recognize the isotope distribution characteristic or bromine and chlorine containing compounds in a mass spectrum
    •  use the information that IR and UV-visible spectra provide to aid in the determination of structures
    •  identify the number and type of hydrogen environments in a molecule and predict the the number of signals in a 1H NMR spectrum
    •  predict the number of hydrogen atoms in each environment from the size of the signals in a 1H NMR spectrum
    •  predict the number of hydrogen atoms on neighbouring atoms from the multiplicity of the signals in a 1H NMR spectrum
    •  determine the structure of a simple compound from spectroscopic data

Textbook and eBook References

  • Structural Determination - Chapter 20
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Structural Determination -  
  Spectroscopy game  
 
Description: For those who want to practise their IR/NMR/etc skills.
Tags: IR | NMR | spectroscopy  |  Contributed by Adam Bridgeman
 
  Spectroscopy problem solving assignment  
 
Description: Overview and practice problems in IR, UV, NMR and mass spectrometery
Tags: spectroscopy | IR | UV | NMR | mass spectrometry  |  Contributed by Adam Bridgeman
 
  Structure determination (short video tutorial)  
 
Tags: structure determination | IR | NMR | UV  |  Contributed by Peter Rutledge
 

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