Liberalism in international relations theoryIdealism in international relationsand Realism in international relations The "First Great Debate" also known as the "Realist-Idealist Great Debate"  was a dispute between idealists and realists which took place in the s and s  and which was fundamentally about how to deal with Nazi Germany. Idealists emphasized the possibility of international institutions such as the League of Nations. However, some have argued that defining the debate between realism and idealism in terms of a great debate is a misleading caricature and so described the "great debate" as a myth.
It should also be noted that in many of the examples given above, cis-trans isomerization about the carbon-carbon double bond is also possible.
Some of the observed bands may also be due to the presence of these additonal isomers. Since the intensity of the peak is determined by the change in dipole moment, the presence of a small amount of geometric isomer can still lead to a detectable peak. Experimental infrared spectra Up to now we have been focusing in on theory and interpretation of infrared spectra.
At this point we should spend some time discussing the practical aspects of how infrared spectra are obtained and the factors to take into consideration when trying to interpret the results. Cells and gas phase spectra These type of spectra were more a curiosity and of theoretical interest until the introduction of the combined techniques of gas chromatography-Fourier transfer infrared spectroscopy GC-FTIR.
The major advantages of this method is that spectra can be obtained on micrograms of material and the spectra do not show the effects of interactions between molecules characteristic of condensed phase spectra.
These spectra are usually obtained at elevated temperatures. Condensed phase spectra however will continue to be important because of the fact that many compounds do not survive injection into a gas chromatograph. Currently, most frequency correlations for various functional groups are reported for the condensed phase.
Frequencies observed in the gas phase are usually slightly higher than those observed for the same functional group in the condensed phase. Gas phase spectra can also be taken at room temperature. All that is needed is a sample with a vapor pressure of several millimeters and a pathlength of about a decimeter 10 cm.
Cells with NaCl or KBr windows are commercially available or can be built easily. Crystals of KBr are transparent from cm-1 and are perfectly acceptable for most uses.
They have the disadvantage of being hydroscopic and must be stored in a desiccator. Cells of sodium chloride are transparent from cm-1, less expensive and less hydroscopic.
These cells are also acceptable for routine spectra. Cells and condensed phase spectra Condensed phase spectra can be taken as a solid or as a liquid. Comparison of the same sample in the liquid and solid phase will differ. However the major differences observed will be in the fingerprint region.
In cases where infrared spectroscopy is used as a criteria of identity, the spectra under comparison should be obtained under identical experimental conditions.
Liquid phase spectra are the easiest to obtain. All that is needed are two polished disks of NaCl or KBr, both commercially available. A thin film is prepared by depositing a drop of the liquid between the two plates and mounting them in the beam of the spectrometer.
This is referred to as a neat liquid. Glass is not a useful material in infrared spectroscopy because of the strong absorptions due to the Si-O group. The infrared spectrum of quartz is shown in Figure Spectra of solids can be obtained in a variety of ways.
The method of choice varies depending on the physical properties of the material under consideration.
We will list several methods that can be used satisfactorily along with the limitations and advantages of each. Neat Spectra thin film In order to obtain an infrared spectrum of a solid, it is necessary to get light, mainly infrared, through the sample.
This can be achieved in various ways and we will outline some that have proven successful in the past. A thin layer of a solid deposited as a solution on an infrared cell and the solvent allowed to evaporate has proven successful with many compounds. The solid sample should have an appreciable solubility in one of these solvents.
A drop of a solution left to evaporate will deposit a thin film of crystal that will often transmit sufficient light to provide an acceptable infrared spectrum.
This method suffers from the disadvantage that a spectrum of the solvent must also be run to determine whether all of the solvent has evaporated. Nujol mull A mull is a suspension of a solid in a liquid.Infrared and Raman Spectroscopy.
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