ChemLab allows users to quickly perform chemistry labs, while emphasizing the critical principles and techniques of experimental chemistry. It is ideal for distance learning, demonstrations, lab run-through, pre-lab work, hazardous or expensive labs.
Version: 2.6.2Whether your challenge is to introduce new computer technology to your curriculum, or bring the lab experience to on-line students or a need for an alternative to dangerous, expensive or environmentally hazardous labs, then Model ChemLab is the classroom proven solution for you.
License: Free To Try $33.99
Operating System: Windows
Model ChemLab originated from academic work in computer simulation and software design at McMaster University.
It has continued to be developed with extensive input from educators interested in the possible application of computer simulations for classroom and distance learning.
Model ChemLab is a unique product incorporating both an interactive simulation and a lab notebook workspace with separate areas for theory, procedures and student observations.
Commonly used lab equipment and procedures are used to simulate the steps involved in performing an experiment. Users step-through the actual lab procedure while interacting with animated equipment in a way that is similar to the real lab experience.
ChemLab comes with a range of pre-designed lab experiments for general chemistry at the high school and college level.
Users can expand upon the original lab set using ChemLab's LabWizard development tools, thus allowing for curriculum specific lab simulation development by educators. These user designed simulations combine both text based instructions and the simulation into a single distributable file.
Version 2.6.2: Added separatory funnel lab equipment and show meniscus menu option. Added Volume Lab and Caffeine Extraction Lab in full version. Updated Periodic Table v2.0 with new elements, data, periodic laws an properties quiz and help.
Version 2.5.1: Support for Windows 7, added Paper Chromatography lab experiment, updated Periodic Table, corrections and updates to lab simulations and documentation.
Version 2.5: Enhancements to LabWizard tool for lab creation, added Light-Catalyzed Bromination of Hexane lab,added Standardization of a NaOH Solution lab, added light source, added new file association and drag and drop support.
Version 2.4: Added Nuclear chemistry lab & half life lab, added demo mode feature, added geiger counter, added 35ml pipet, signed install with microsoft authenticode.