|Module code||CMY 382|
|Faculty||Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences|
Theory: Molecular quantum mechanics. Introduction: Shortcomings of classical physics, dynamics of microscopic systems, quantum mechanical principles, translational, vibrational and rotational movement. Atomic structure and spectra: Atomic hydrogen, multiple electron systems, spectra of complex atoms, molecular structure, the hydrogen molecule ion, diatomic and polyatomic molecules, structure and properties of molecules. Molecules in motion: Viscosity, diffusion, mobility. Surface chemistry: Physisorption and chemisorption, adsorption isotherms, surface tension, heterogeneous catalytic rate reactions, capillarity.
|Service modules||Faculty of Education|
|Prerequisites||CMY 282, CMY 283, CMY 284 and CMY 285|
|Contact time||2 practicals per week, 4 lectures per week, 1 discussion class per week|
|Language of tuition||English|
|Period of presentation||Quarter 4|
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