Supervisor's Name: Scott Bohle
Supervisor's Email: scott.bohle [at] mcgill.ca
Supervisor's Phone: ext 7409
Supervisor's department: Chemistry
Course number: CHEM 396 (Chemistry)
Term: Fall 2013-2014
Project start date: Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Project end date: Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Project title: Preparation and Crystallization of Hemin Derivatives
Project description (50-100 words suggested): New methods will be developed to grow crystals of iron(protoporphyrin-IX) derivatives. These crystals will be used for X-ray diffraction to resolve issues relating to disorder and the types of bonding that is present in these solids.
Prerequisite: 1 term completed at McGill + CGPA of 3.0 or higher; or permission of instructor.
Grading scheme (The final report must be worth at least 50% of final grade): Lab work 50%; Final report 50%.
Project status: This project is taken. The professor has no more '396' projects this term.
Ethics, safety, and training: Supervisors are responsible for the ethics and safety compliance of undergraduate students. This project involves: Handling chemicals.