Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

CHEM 530 001 (CRN: 13611)

QUANTUM CHEMISTRY

Long Title: QUANTUM CHEMISTRY
Department: Chemistry
Instructor: Scuseria, Gustavo E.
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR GRB W212 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 14
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 15
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 16
Enrollment data as of: 23-OCT-2021 2:46AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
7-DEC-2017  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R TBA TBA
 
Description: The purpose of this course is to provide the student with a working knowledge of the basic concepts and mathematical formalism of quantum mechanics. Topics include the mathematics of quantum mechanics, one-dimensional problems, central field problems, the harmonic oscillator, angular momentum, perturbation theory, spin, and introduction to methods of modern electronic structure theory, with applications in atomic and molecular structures, spectroscopy, and chemical bonding. Cross-list: CHEM 430. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for CHEM 530 if student has credit for CHEM 430.