Chemistry 542

Physical Chemistry II - Quantum Mechanics and Spectroscopy

Course information

Lecture notes and homework assignments are posted on Blackboard

Test information/keys are posted on Blackboard

Lab documents are posted on Blackboard

Lab links

Web links

Assignments

For Thurs., Mar. 30:

Read Ch. 12 parts B and C

Start working on Ch. 12 HW1

 

For Lab on Mar. 29: Turn in abbreviated report on Expt. 4 (Gr. 1 - Fluor. quenching, Gr. 2 - Raman and IR). Last day to turn in this report is Apr. 5. No late penalty will be applied.

 

For Tues., Mar. 28:

Read Ch. 12 part A

Turn in Ch. 11 HW

 

For Thurs., Mar. 23:

Read Ch. 11 part C

Start working on Ch. 11 HW which will be due on Tues., Mar. 28.

 

For Lab on Mar. 22: Gr. 1 Turn in revision of Results & Discussion and Conclusions sections of the Flash Photolysis report along with original report.

 

For Tues., Mar. 21:

Turn in Ch.10 HW 3

Read Ch. 11 part B

 

For Thurs., Mar. 16:

Read Ch. 11 part A

Continue working on Ch. 10 HW 3

 

For Lab on Mar. 15: Turn in the abbreviated report on Expt. 3.

 

Test 2 will be given on Tues., Mar. 14. It will cover Ch. 8 Part C, Ch. 9 and Ch. 10 up to p. 422. Given information will be posted on Blackboard.

 

For Thurs., Mar. 2:

Work Ch. 10 HW 3

 

For Lab on Mar. 1: Gr. 2 Turn in the full report on Cyclodextrin Inclusion. Gr. 1 Turn in abbreviated report on Flash Photolysis.

 

For Tues., Feb. 28:

Read Ch. 10 parts D and E

Turn in Ch. 9 HW 3, Ch. 10 HW 1-2

 

For Thurs., Feb. 23:

Read Ch. 10 part C

Work Ch. 10 HW 1

 

For Lab on Feb. 22: Gr.2 Turn in revision of Results and Discussion and Conclusions sections along with original report.

 

For Tues., Feb. 21:

Read Ch. 10 parts A and B

Work Ch. 9 HW 3

Turn in Ch. 8 HW 4 and Ch. 9 HW 1-2

 

For Thurs., Feb. 16:

Read Ch. 9 part C

Work Ch. 9 HW 2

 

For Lab on Feb. 15: Gr. 1 Cyclodextrin inclusion report (full report) due. Be sure to use the guidelines in preparing your report.

 

For Tues., Feb. 14:

Read Ch. 9 parts A and B

Work Ch. 9 HW 1

 

Test 1 will be given on Thurs., Feb. 9. It will cover Ch. 7 and Ch. 8 Parts A-B

 

LAB: Laser Safety test will given on Feb. 8.

 

For Tues., Feb. 7:

Turn in Ch. 8 HW 1-3

Work Ch. 8 HW 4

 

LAB: Gr. 2 - Flash photolysis abbrev. report due Feb. 1, Laser safety test - Feb. 8

 

For Thurs., Feb. 2:

Work Ch. 8 HW 3

Turn in Ch. 8 HW 1-3 on Tues., Feb. 7

 

For Tues., Jan. 31:

Work Ch. 8 HW 2

Read Ch. 8 Part 8C

 

For Thurs., Jan. 26:

Turn in all Ch. 7 HW1-4

Start working on Ch. 8 HW1

Read Ch. 8 Part 8B

 

For Tues., Jan.24:

Read Ch. 8 Part 8A

Work Ch. 7 HW4

Turn in all Ch. 7 HW (1-4) on Thurs., Jan. 26

 

For Thurs., Jan. 19:

Read Ch. 7 Part C

Work Ch. 7 HW 3

 

For Tues., Jan. 17:

Read Ch. 7 Part B

Work Ch. 7 HW 2

 

For Thurs., Jan. 12:

Work Ch. 7 HW 1 (posted on Blackboard)

 

For Lab on Jan. 11: Bring your goggles, lab coat, and lab notebook to lab!

 

For Tues., Jan. 10:

Review electromagnetic waves (read p. 19-21)

Read Ch. 7 Part A - The origins of quantum mechanics

Ch. 7 class notes will be posted on Blackboard