School of Chemical Sciences


Course details: CHEM710 Structural and Computational Chemistry

Description: Quantum mechanics, and the calculation of molecular structure at the fundamental level. Statistical thermodynamics: the relationship between molecular structure and balk properties of matter. The quantum mechanics of magnetic resonance: theory and applications of nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) spectorscopy in structural chemistry.

Semester: Second Semester
Coordinator: Dr Geoff Waterhouse
Phone: + 64 9 3737599 ext 87212
Room: 529-307A
Email: g.waterhouse@auckland.ac.nz
Prerequisite: No formal prerequisites, but knowledge of physical chemistry at the level covered in CHEM 310 or CHEM 301 and of basic calculus will be assumed.