5.61 Physical Chemistry

Class Info

Introductory quantum chemistry; particles and waves; wave mechanics; atomic structure and the Periodic Table; valence and molecular orbital theory; molecular structure; and photochemistry. Meets with 5.611 first half of term and 5.612 second half of term. Credit cannot also be received for 5.611 or 5.612.

This class has 18.02, 3.091, 5.111, and 8.02 as prerequisites.

5.61 will be offered this semester (Fall 2019). It is instructed by M. Hong and G. Schlau-Cohen.

Lecture occurs 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in 2-105.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Physical Chemistry site.

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