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CHEM12019 Metals in Chemistry
Offered Autumn term every even year.
This course extends understanding of theoretical and applied
metal and metal ion chemistry. Fundamentals of wave mechanics and
the nature of atomic orbitals; relationship of orbitals and stereochemistry
according to the valence-bond theory and the molecular orbital theory
for simple molecules and coordination compounds; crystal field and
ligand field theories, magnetic and spectral properties. Applications
in bioinorganic chemistry (nature and medicine) and industrial inorganic
chemistry. Distance education students will be required to attend
a residential school for this course.
Central Queensland University Handbook
This handbook was correct as at: 07-May-2002