The world of big data is here and cheminformatics is the study of data formats/databases applicable to chemistry. The course will introduce the student to basic data formats for storing digital chemical information and common public access databases important to the practicing chemist. These include; chemical structures, chemical reactions and spectroscopic data. A brief introduction to programming will teach the student how to access and retrieve data from a number of public databases.
Prerequisites: CHEM 2510 (Organic Chemistry I)
*For SP18 only: Students registering for this course will enroll in CHEM 4194
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