Jun 20, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

CHM 38500 - Physical Chemistry

Statistical mechanics: partition function and ensembles, translational, vibrational, rotational, and electronic partition functions, microscopic view of thermodynamics. Kinetics and reaction rate theories: collision theory, conventional and variational transition state theory, RRKM theory. Reaction dynamics: quantum scattering and classical trajectories. Surface chemistry and solid state chemistry.

Preparation for Course
P: CHM 38300.

Cr. 2.