Chemistry

  • GRS CH 722: Protein Chemistry
    Graduate Prerequisites: GRS CH 621; or equivalent.
    Methods for determining the structure of noncrystalline proteins, including protein sequence analysis, chemical modification, NMR spectroscopy and site-specific mutagenesis; case studies of the structure and function of selected proteins.
  • GRS CH 724: Special Topics in Biochmeistry
    Graduate Prerequisites: GRS CH 621; or consent of instructor.
    Detailed analysis of special topics of research in biochemistry. Topics are determined by the instructor depending on interest and expertise. Subjects covered include protein analysis, mechanistic enzymology, nucleic acid research, protein/nucleic acid interactions, and spectroscopic methods.
  • GRS CH 741: Organic Spectroscopy and Structure Determination
    Graduate Prerequisites: GRS CH 641 and GRS CH 651; or equivalent.
    Spectroscopic methods in organic structure determination, with main emphasis on nuclear magnetic resonance.
  • GRS CH 744: Current Topics in Organic Chemistry
    Undergraduate Prerequisites: CAS CH 421 or GRS CH 721; and and at least two semesters of undergraduate organic chemistry.
    Instructors cover topics related to their research. Topic for Spring 2014: Contemporary Drug Discovery. Familiarizes students with the process of drug discovery as it is practiced in industry, and discusses in depth the key considerations, ideas, technologies and limitations that define the cutting edge of our current capabilities.
  • GRS CH 751: Advanced Topics in Physical Chemistry
    Graduate Prerequisites: GRS CH 652.
    Current topics of research in physical chemistry. The course content varies with instructor.
  • GRS CH 801: Graduate Research Methods and Scholarly Writing 1
    Undergraduate Prerequisites: doctoral student or consent of instructor.
    Introduces beginning graduate students to the fundamental methods of research, presentation, and scholarship necessary for a successful career as a graduate student, a teacher, and an independent research scientist. Includes RCR (responsible conduct of research) training.
  • GRS CH 802: Graduate Research Methods and Scholarly Writing 2
    Graduate Prerequisites: GRS CH 801; and good standing as a doctoral student.
    Continues subject material of GRS CH 801 with more emphasis on writing.
  • GRS CH 901: PhD Research in Chemistry
  • GRS CH 902: PhD Research in Chemistry
  • GRS CH 903: MA Research in Chemistry
    A written report at the end of each semester is required.
  • GRS CH 904: MA Research in Chemistry
    A written report at the end of each semester is required.