This course covers electron wave function theory, operator formalisms and second quantization; fundamentals of restricted and unrestricted Hartree-Fock theory; electron correlation methods; pair and coupled pair theories; many-body perturbation theory; and coupled-cluster theory. Suitable for advanced graduate students in physical chemistry and chemical physics.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: CHEM340 OR [PHYS315 or PHYS515]
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CHEM-MN)(CHEM-Track A)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Levine, QUANTUM CHEMISTRY, 5th edition, Prentice Hall
Foresman & Frisch, EXPLORING CHEMISTRY, Gaussian Inc.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
In-class closed book midterm exam and in-class oral final exam. Weekly problem sets.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Specific topics covered will be adjusted for the interests and background of students enrolled. The Professor will need multi-media capabilities for his lectures.
|Instructor(s): Petersson,George A. Times: .M.W.F. 11:00AM-11:50AM; ...W... 02:30PM-05:30PM; Location: HALL84; HALL56; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: UNL||SR major: UNL||JR major: UNL|| || |
|Seats Available: UNL||GRAD: UNL||SR non-major: UNL||JR non-major: UNL||SO: UNL||FR: UNL|
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