FTIR, UV – VIS Spectroscopy


Introduction to spectroscopy by IR (vibrational/ rotational) and UV-vis (electronic) spectroscopy, including theory and lab demonstrations


Learning Objectives

The student will utilize FTIR and UV-vis spectroscopy for the characterization of molecules and other materials


1. Atkins, de Paula, Physical Chemistry, 8th ed., ch. 13-14.
2. Silbey, Alberty, Bawendi, Physical Chemistry, 4th ed., ch. 13-14.

External Evaluator

Dr. Sharly Fleischer, School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University

Responsible Academic

Dr. Iris Visoly-Fisher (Solar energy, BIDR), Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Awarded ECTS