CH 107 : Physical Chemistry
Course Code CH 107
Course Name Physical Chemistry
Offered to UG
Pre-requisites NIL
Lecture 2
Tutorial 1
Practical 0
Credit 4
Reference 1. P. Atkins and J. de Paula, Atkins? Physical Chemistry, Oxford University Press, 8th edition, 2006.
2. I. N. Levine, Physical Chemistry, 5th edition, Tata McGraw-Hill, New Delhi, 2002.
3. D. A. McQuarrie and J.D. Simon, Physical Chemistry - a molecular approach, Viva Books Pvt. Ltd. (1998).
Description Schrodinger equation, Origin of quantization, Born interpretation of wave function, Hydrogen atom: solution to ?-part, Atomic orbitals, many electron atoms and spin orbitals. Chemical bonding: MO theory: LCAO molecular orbitals, Structure, bonding and energy levels of diatomic molecules. Concept of sp, sp2and sp3hybridization; Bonding and shape of many atom molecules; Intermolecular Forces; Potential energy Surfaces-Rates of reactions; Steady state approximation and its applications; Concept of pre-equilibrium; Equilibrium and related thermodynamic quantities.