912334 Chemistry for forestry (in Eng.)


Art
Vorlesung
Semesterstunden
1
Vortragende/r (Mitwirkende/r)
Hinterstoisser, Barbara
Organisation
Institut für Waldökologie (IFE)
Angeboten im Semester
Sommersemester 2018
Unterrichts-/ Lehrsprachen
Englisch

Lehrinhalt

introduction to basic chemistry: atoms and molecules, compounds, bonding systems, chemical reactions, reaction in aqueous solution, stoichiometry, properties of elements, basic concepts of chemical bonding, gases, liquids and solids, (bio)materials , chemistry of the environment, electrochemistry, radioactivity, organic and biological chemistry (incl. introduction to biochemistry)
Discussion of papers dealing with chemical issues related to forestry (soil chemistry, carbon- and nitrogen cycle, effects of burning, efeects of fertilization, wood chemistry, water chemistry, chemistry of the atmosphere and impact on forests)

Inhaltliche Voraussetzungen (erwartete Kenntnisse)

at least some basic knowledge in general chemistry

Lehrziel

the students have a basic understanding of chemical reactions occuring in our daily life
and a basic understanding of biochemical processes occuring in nature. Students have the ability to handle forestry related chemical data and informations for discission making.
as well as the knowledge of chemical
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