Instructor: Dr. Christopher Rowley Office: C2021 Phone: 864-2229
CHEM 3303 - Statistical Thermodynamics and Rate Theories examines physical chemistry from the microscopic viewpoint. Topics include probability distributions, quantum statistical mechanics, statistical thermodynamics, ensembles, kinetics and introduction to statistical rate theories as well as an introduction to computational chemistry (lab).
Text "Thermodynamics, Statistical Thermodynamics and Kinetics"Engel and Reid 4th Edition.
Lectures: 3 hours per week: MWF 12:00-12:50 pm in EN2007
Labs: A schedule for laboratory experiments will be provided on D2L. Students should report to C-3041 for their lab sessions.
Prerequisites: CHEM 2301 and CHEM 2302 (or the former CHEM 2300 and CHEM 3301)
MATH 2000 and MATH 2050
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