Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy
Listed in: Chemistry, as CHEM-351
Formerly listed as: CHEM-44
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Helen O. Leung (Section 01)
The theory of quantum mechanics is developed and applied to spectroscopic experiments. Topics include the basic principles of quantum mechanics; the structure of atoms, molecules, and solids; and the interpretation of infrared, visible, fluorescence, and NMR spectra. Appropriate laboratory work will be arranged. Three hours of class and four hours of laboratory per week.
Requisite: CHEM 161, MATH 121, PHYS 116 or 123. Limited to 24 students. Fall semester. Professor Leung.
If Overenrolled: Preference given to Amherst College chemistry majors, others by class year.
KeywordsLab science course
Offerings2015-16: Offered in Fall 2015
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2014