Chemistry 131B - Molecular Structure and Elementary Statistical Mechanics

Professor: Rachel W. Martin

Assistant Professor, Chemistry

School of Physical Sciences

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Course Information

  • Prerequisites: Chemistry 131A
  • Available: Now
  • Format: Mixed Studio and Video Lecture
  • License: CC-BY-SA 3.0
  • Lecture Topics:
    • Principles of quantum chemistry with applications to the elements of atomic structure and energy levels
    • Diatomic molecular spectroscopy and structure determination
    • Chemical bonding in simple molecules


Quanta, Matter and Change by Peter Atkins, Julio de Paula, and Ronald Friedman. Supplemental reading material will also be provided.