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Chemistry (CHEM)

Department of Chemistry
Faculty of Science

CHEM 4102 [0.5 credit]

Advanced Topics in Physical Chemistry II

Statistical thermodynamics, energy states, equilibrium, partition functions for diatomic molecules. Chemical kinetics: rate laws, solution of differential equations, transition state theory, bimolecular reactions in gases and in solution, chain reactions, catalysis, atmospheric chemical reactions and photochemistry.
Prerequisite: CHEM 3102.
Lectures and seminars three hours a week.

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