Analytical Chemistry

Chemical Institute of Canada



Online teaching resources


Please note that these sites are not curated by anchem.ca and are only provided as a resource to the community. Some commercial websites are provided below and their presence in this list does not constitute an endorsement from the Analytical Chemistry Division of Canada.


Analytical chemistry community meetings


A series of web-meeting provide an open discussion about mitigation measures to be implemented in analytical chemistry teaching amidst COVID-19.


No summary of the October 23rd meeting will be provided.


Summary of the May 22nd meeting -file


Summary of the June 12th meeting- file


Video from the community on specific online teaching issues


Youtube video of the ASDLib.org platform by Tom Wenzell, Bates college- external link


Youtube video about the use of zoom for teaching analytical chemistry, Chris Harisson San Diego State U.- external link


Youtube video about reducing online cheating by Ken Yeung, Western University- external link


Strategies to reduce cheating online- external website


Alan Doucette's Youtube video on problem solving- external website


Other resources


Grading oral lab report or exams : Instructors can request two templates to write questions to the chair of the AN division


The Chemistry education division of Canada offers a suite of different resources for online teaching - external website 


The Analytical Sciences Digital Library offers numerous free materials (textbooks, in-class worksheets, laboratory activities, simulations, etc.) under the Creative Commons Copyright that are helpful when teaching with traditional and active learning pedagogies - external website


RSC Education in Chemistry- external website 

Analysis resources: - external website


Database of case studies- external website
Analytical chemistry case studies within the database: - external website   Case studies can be downloaded for free. Must register ($25USD) to download teaching notes.

Using Zoom for analytical chemistry teaching- ppt file


Remote labs from ASDLib- external website


Teaching videos from Agilent- external website



Lab safety



Splash testing eyewear- external website



Safety video spreadsheet- external website




Chromatography simulators:


HPLC

HPLCsimulator.org provides simulation of HPLC. It is described in detail in P.G. Boswell, J Chem Ed 2013, 90, 198. - external website


Another web version of the HPLC simulator is available elsewhere- external website


HPLC Teaching Assistant  is an Excel simulator written by Davy Guillarme of the University of Geneva.- external website


Online experiments (Graciously provided by Jean-Luc Veuthey and Davy Guillarme - Université de Genève):


English version: Virtual CZE- file


Version en français: Expérience d'électrophorèse capillaire virtuelle- file


Version en français: Expérience HPLC virtuelle- file




LC-GC Chromacademy- external website


GC


ProEZGC from Restek is a GC simulator - external website


An alternate GC simulator is GCsimulator.org- external website


Instrumental analysis:


Java apps for instrumental analysis and signal processing modeling (might not run on all computers)- external website



Textbook Material:


Quantitative chemical analysis text book  and associated Sapling tool - external website 


Remote lab teaching:


Commercial sources - holscience- external websiteand labster- external website



Instrumental analysis Videos:


Quantitative chemical analysis- external website


Analytical Chemistry textbook- external website


ICP-MS (can also be found on row 52 of the link above - QCA video) - external website


FT-IR- external website


The open science laboratory- external website


Robert Burk YouTube channel- external website


Nicole Karn YouTube channel- external website