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The Organic Chem Lab Survival Manual: A Student's Guide to Techniques, 8th Edition,9780470494370

The Organic Chem Lab Survival Manual: A Student's Guide to Techniques, 8th Edition

Edition: 8th
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 1/1/2010
Publisher(s): Wiley
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This valuable guide takes organic chemists through the basic techniques of the organic chemistry lab such as interpretation of infrared spectroscopy. The eighth edition has been revised to include updated coverage of NMR Spectroscopy and UV spectroscopy. New questions at the end of chapters reinforce the skills and techniques learned. Emphasis is placed on green chemistry in the lab, focusing on the more environmentally friendly materials that can be used. In addition, updated discussions are included on safety, distillation, gas chromatography, and liquid chromatography. This gives organic chemists the most up-to-date information to enhance their lab skills.

Table of Contents

Safety First, Last, and Always
Keeping a Notebook
Interpreting a Handbook
Microscale Jointware
Other Interesting Equipment
Pipet Tips
Syringes, Needles, and Septa
Clean and Dry
Drying Agents
On products
The Melting-Point Experiment
Recrystallization: Microscale
Extraction and Washing
Extraction and Washing: Microscale
Sources of Heat
Clamps and Clamping
Microscale Distillation
The Rotary Evaporator
Reflux and Addition
Reflux: Microscale
Microscale Boiling Point
Chromatography: Some Generalities
Thin-Layer Chromatography: TLC
Wet-Column Chromatography
Gas Chromatography
HP Liquid Chromatography
Infrared Spectroscopy
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
Theory of Distillation
Theory of Extraction
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