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Distillation Tutorial

Distillation Tutorial

This multimedia tutorial uses narration, animation, and video to teach about distillation. It discusses the meaning of boiling points, the theory of distillation, and describes the differences between simple and fractional distillation. The videos demonstrate proper techniques for setting up, running and dismantling a distillation apparatus. Common mistakes and heat sources are also discussed in the video. This tutorial is ideal for use in the undergraduate organic chemistry lab.


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Shuvasree Ray
Shuvasree Ray (Faculty)
8 years ago
Good animation, makes it very easy to understand the concept. Feel like the fact that this is a separation technique and when we use it could have been better addressed. The slides seem to be very slow if left at it's own pace.