W. Andrew MacFarlane
AMPEL 317: 822-6866, Chem D244 (shared)
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CHEM 401/519 (Spring 2016) General Outline
- Introduction and Some History
- Review of Quantum Mechanics
- Introduction to Molecular Symmetry
- Electromagnetic Radiation and its Interaction with Matter
- Group Theory
- Rotational Spectroscopy
- Vibrational Spectroscopy
- A Brief Introduction to Raman Spectroscopy
- Electronic Spectroscopy
- Effect of External Fields
- Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy