PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY

Academic year
2017/2018 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title
PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
Course code
CM1303 (AF:259657 AR:139318)
Modality
On campus classes
ECTS credits
6
Degree level
Master's Degree Programme (DM270)
Educational sector code
CHIM/02
Period
1st Semester
Course year
1
Introduction to quantomechanics
Waves' particle properties
- Young experiment
- Back body radiation
- photoelectric effect
- Bragg equation
- Compton effect

Particles' wave properties
- De Broglie waves
- phase and group velocity
- Heisenberg indetermination principle

Quantum mechanics
- Schrödinger's equation, expected values
- time-independent Schrödinger's equation, eigenfunctions' properties
- Zero potential, squared and well potential, finite and infinite, tunnel effect, simple harmonic oscillator

One electron atom
- Schrödinger equation for the hydrogen atom
- eigenvalues, quantum numbers and degeneration
- Probability density
- Orbital angular momentum
R. Eisberg, R. Resnick, Quantum Physics, John Wiley & Sons, USA, 1985
oral
The progress in learning will be checked through the discussion of specific topics pertaining to the theory developed during the classes.
Conventional lessons
English