CHEM 3401

Lab Experiments



Download and copy the following instructions for instrument use. Bring to lab each week.

    Using the IR spectrometer      doc

Using the UV-Vis spectrometer      doc

Using the conductance meter      doc

Using polyethylene IR plates      doc


Download and copy the following experiments. Bring to lab each week.
(not all labs have been posted yet)

    Lab 1. Preparation of Hexaamminecobalt (III) Chloride      doc

Lab 2. Preparation and growth of alum crystals (all semester)   doc   

Lab 3. Preparation of Pentaamminechlorocobalt(III) Chloride      doc

Lab 4. Transition Metal Chemistry (Part 1)      doc

Lab 5. Transition Metal Chemistry (Part 2)      doc

Lab 6. Preparation and analysis of [Zn(NH3)n][BF4]2 (Part 1)      doc

Lab 7. Preparation and analysis of [Zn(NH3)n][BF4]2 (Part 2)      doc

Lab 8. Preparation of mixed metal EDTA complexes (Part 1)     doc

Lab 9. Preparation of mixed metal EDTA complexes (Part 2)     doc

Lab 10. Transition Metal Complexes of Dimethyl Sulfoxide (Part 1)    doc   
      IR Spectrum of DMSO    link   

Lab 11. Transition Metal Complexes of Dimethyl Sulfoxide (Part 2)    doc