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Chemistry (CHEM)

Department of Chemistry
Faculty of Science

CHEM 4800 [0.5 credit]

Atmospheric Chemistry

Properties of natural atmospheric constituents; biogeochemical cycles involving gases; chemical reactions in the atmosphere; anthropogenic atmospheric pollutants (e.g., chlorofluorocarbons, sulphur and nitrogen oxides, photochemical smog sources and effects on the biosphere. Relation between the structure of molecules and their spectral and reactive properties.
Prerequisite: CHEM 2103 or CHEM 2800.
Lectures three hours a week.

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