Civil & Environmental Engineer
CIVE 7250: Environmental Chemistry
Lecture - 4 credits
- Examines applications of chemistry to environmental engineering.
- Covers properties of water and pollutants, acid-base reactions, pH, alkalinity, equilibrium chemistry, chemical kinetics, chemical thermodynamics, coordination chemistry, precipitation-dissolution reactions, surface chemistry, adsorption-desorption, redox reactions, and organic chemistry as it relates to the environment.
- Includes relevant laboratory exercises such as colorimetry, gravimetric, and electrochemical methods; atomic absorption spectrophotometry; and ion and gas chromatography.
- Requires one semester of undergraduate chemistry.
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