Ch/ChE 9. Chemical Synthesis and Characterization for Chemical Engineering. 9 units (1-6-2): third term. Instruction in synthesis, separation, purification, and physical and spectroscopic characterization procedures of model organic and organometallic compounds. Specific emphasis will be focused on following the scientific method in the study of model organic and inorganic materials. Enrollment priority given to chemical engineering majors. Instructor: Mendez.