Wolfgang Jaeger, PhD

Professor, Faculty of Science - Chemistry

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

CHEM 477 - Molecular Symmetry and Spectroscopy

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Application of the principles of molecular symmetry to molecular properties. Topics include group theory with emphasis on vibrational motion and normal vibrations; quantum mechanics of vibration and rotation; magnetic resonance spectroscopy; perturbation methods; selection rules in rotational, infrared, and Raman spectroscopy; molecular symmetry and molecular orbitals; electronic spectroscopy of polyatomic molecules. Prerequisite: CHEM 282 and CHEM 298 and one 300-level Chemistry course; or consent of Instructor.

LECTURE B1 (44102)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (TBD)


CHEM 577 - Molecular Symmetry and Spectroscopy

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Application of the principles of molecular symmetry to molecular properties. Topics include group theory with emphasis on vibrational motion and normal vibrations; quantum mechanics of vibration and rotation; magnetic resonance spectroscopy; perturbation methods; selection rules in rotational, infrared, and Raman spectroscopy; molecular symmetry and molecular orbitals; electronic spectroscopy of polyatomic molecules. Not open to students with credit in CHEM 477.

LECTURE B1 (44103)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (TBD)