Project

Development and theoretical models fot the determination of absolute configuration of chiral molecules: new approaches based on a second generation dual PEM vibrational circular dichroism specttrometer

Duration
01 January 2011 → 31 December 2014
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Analytical chemistry
    • Organic chemistry
    • Theoretical and computational chemistry
    • Other chemical sciences
Keywords
absolute configuration chirality Circulair Dichroïsme
 
Project description

The newest generation of spectrometers for vibrational circular dichroism (vcd) allow an important reduction of signal/noise ratio's. This allows extending VCD to matrix isolation studies and the development of new algorithms for VCD calculations.