Synthesis and Technological Applications of Inorganic Compounds

Course Information
TitleΣύνθεση και Εφαρμογές Ανόργανων Ενώσεων με Τεχνολογικό Ενδιαφέρον / Synthesis and Technological Applications of Inorganic Compounds
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID40003146

Programme of Study: PPS of School of Chemistry (2014-2015)

Registered students: 8
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Inorganic Chemistry and Chemistry of Inorganic MaterialsCompulsory Course1110

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After the successful completion of the course, the students will be able to: - understand the chemical behavior of inorganic compounds and their role in processes and applications of technological importance - collect, process, and present scientific information relevant to these materials
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
Course Content (Syllabus)
Bi-, oligo- and poly-nuclear complexes. Synthesis and applications. Silicon chemistry. Organosilicon compounds, synthetic methods of organosilanes. Silanols, siloxanes, silicones and applications. Main characteristics of main group elements. Periodical properties of p elements and ligation affinity. Structural architectures of p metals/metalloids. Organometallic compounds, 18 electron rule. Alkyl and hydride complexes. Carbonyl and phosphine complexes. π-Complexes. Carbine and carbene complexes.
Inorganic Materials, Applications
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Reading Assigment
Written assigments
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
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