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CHEĀ 3824. Physical Chemistry II and Laboratory. (3-3) 4 Credit Hours.

Prerequisites: A grade of "C-" or better in CHE 3804, PHY 1963 and PHY 1971. Introduction to atomic and molecular quantum chemistry; group theory; electronic, rotational, vibrational, and electronic spectroscopies; and statistical mechanics including ensembles and their use in deriving thermodynamic properties using quantum level information. Laboratory study of selected physicochemical principles and methods to reinforce lecture topics. Data acquisition, data analysis, and report writing are stressed. (Formerly CHE 3224 and CHE 3823/3831. Credit cannot be earned for more than one of the following: CHE 3224, CHE 3823/3831, or CHE 3824.) (Formerly titled "Quantum Mechanics, Spectroscopy, and Statistical Mechanics.") Generally offered: Spring.