Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Spectral Analysis Methods FIZ 541 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses Quantum Mechanics and Atomic and Molecular Physics must have taken the course.
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. DAVUT AVCI
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. DAVUT AVCI,
Course Assistants Research assistants of atomic and molecular physics
Course Category
Course Objective Graduate students recognize some special methods used in spectroscopy, understand that they can be used for which application.
Course Content The basic concepts in spectroscopy, Microwave Spectroscopy, Infra-Red (IR) Spectroscopy, Raman Spectroscopy, Electronic spectroscopy of atoms, Electronic spectroscopy of diatomic molecules, Photoluminescence (Fluorescence and Phosphorescence), Electron Spin Resonance Spectroscopy (ESR), Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (NMR), Molecular symmetry and symmetry groups, Application.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Describes the place of spectroscopy in our environment and our health. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 Gets the fundemental information about molecular spectroscopy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
3 Describes the microwave spectroscopy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Gives information about infrared and Raman spectroscopy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
5 Knows the difference between IR and Raman spectroscopy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
6 Describes the NMR spectroscopy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
7 Describes the ESR spectroscopy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
8 Obtains information about Photoluminescence (fluorescence and phosphorescence). Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
9 Obtains information about molecular symmetry and symmetry groups. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The basic concepts in spectroscopy [1] pp. 21-31
2 Microwave spectroscopy [1] pp. 35-53
3 Infra-red (IR) spectroscopy [1] pp. 57-73
4 The analysis of IR spectra [1] pp. 57-73
5 Raman spectroscopy [1] pp. 77-90
6 Structure determination from IR and Raman spectroscopy [1] pp. 80-90
7 Electronic spectroscopy of atoms [1] pp. 93-109
8 Electronic spectroscopy of diatomic molecules [1] pp. 113-126
9 MIDTERM EXAM
10 Photoluminescence: fluorescence and phosphorescence [1] pp. 149-162
11 Electron spin resonance spectroscopy (ESR) [1] pp. 165-176
12 Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR) [1] pp. 179-186
13 Molecular symmetry and symmetry groups [1] pp. 201-245
14 Application
Resources
Course Notes [1] Ş. YURDAKUL, Spektroskopi ve Grup Teorisinin Temelleri Ders Notları, Gazi Kitabevi, Ankara, 2010.<br>Diğer Kaynaklar
Course Resources [2] C.N. BANWELL, E. M. McCASH, Fundamentals of Molecular Spectroscopy, McGraw-Hill Publishing Company, 1994.
[3] B. STUART, D.J. ANDO (editor), Modern Infrared Spectroscopy, John Wiley & Sons, 1996.
[4] D.C. HARRIS, M.D. BERTOLUCCI, Symmetry and Spectroscopy, University pres, Oxford, April 1985.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Using the knowledge of undergraduate and graduate education in postgraduate level. X
2 To be able to improve themselves by following the innovations in the field of Physics which are important in the development of science and technology. X
3 To be able to make literature search, presentation, experimental setup preparation, application and explication of results. X
4 To be able to join interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary team works.
5 Sharing their concepts in seminar, symposium, conference etc. by using the skills of self-study.
6 Having the scientific and vocational wafer and defending this apprehension in every medium.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 12 12
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 6 6
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6