134.236 Chemical physics for datascience
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand simple chemical processes. Students can discuss basic properties of the elements or derive them from their position in the periodic table, as well as ther applications in industry and technology. Studenst are also able to link chemical and physical problems in the different areas of chemistry and data science, and they will be able to develop skills with software such as Matlab.

Subject of course

Einblick in verschiedene Fachgebiete der Chemie (relevant chapter for datascience master - approximately from May-June from the main course 153.075)

Overview of main group elements

Overview of  transition elements

Overview of rare earth elements

Selected topics of various chemical areas and invited guest lectures.

Teaching methods

Flipped classroom, digital audioslides for offline self-education, self education based on suggested online literature and textbooks, application and discussion of concepts in VO and tutorial examples, support of self assesment.

Books for this lecture (as pdf available via catalogplus.tuwien.at):

(1) Anorganische Chemie Riedel, Erwin; Janiak, Christoph [VerfasserIn]. Berlin : Boston : De Gruyter 2015

(2) Organische Chemie: Chemie-Basiswissen II Latscha, Hans Peter ; Kazmaier, Uli ; Klein, Helmut, Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

(3) Stryer Biochemie Berg, Jeremy M ; Tymoczko, John L ; Gatto jr, Gregory J ; Stryer, Lubert, Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

(4) Methods in Physical Chemistry Schäfer, Rolf ; Schmidt, Peter C ; Schfer, Rolf, Weinheim: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated 2012

Mode of examination

Written and oral



Examination modalities

Written and ora. 

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 461 Technical Physics Elective
810 FW Elective Courses - Technical Physics Elective


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Enrollment for Master in Datascience notwendig.