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EPFLx: Basic Steps in Magnetic Resonance

A MOOC to discover basic concepts and a wide range of intriguing applications of magnetic resonance to physics, chemistry, and biology
7 weeks
2–3 hours per week
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Starts Mar 1

About this course

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  • Have you ever wondered how magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) works?
  • Do you know how one can determine three-dimensional structures of proteins without crystallization?
  • How can chemists know for sure if they succeeded in synthesizing the desired molecules?
  • How can you figure out the structure of a freshly discovered natural product extracted from plants or algae?

At a glance

  • Institution: EPFLx
  • Subject: Chemistry
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Prerequisites:

    Basic understanding of chemistry, molecular structures, elementary reactions, chemical kinetics

  • Language: English
  • Video Transcripts: English, Français
  • Associated skills:Physics, Chemistry, Crystallization, Algae, Biology, Magnetic Resonance Imaging

What you'll learn

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An elementary yet sound understanding of principles, methods and applications of magnetic resonance

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