Ch 122

Structure Determination by X-ray Crystallography

9 units (3-0-6)  |  first term
Prerequisites: Ch 21 abc or instructor's permission.
This course provides an introduction to small molecule X-ray crystallography. Topics include symmetry, space groups, diffraction by crystals, the direct and reciprocal lattice, Patterson and direct methods for phase determination, and structure refinement. It will cover both theoretical and applied concepts and include hands-on experience in data collection, structure solution and structure refinement.
Instructor: Takase

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