CHEM 4760 Inorganic Chemistry
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CHEM 76.
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3 hours lecture, 4 hours laboratory; 5 credits
Atomic structure. Symmetry and Group Theory. Molecular orbitals. Coordination chemistry. Organometallic chemistry. Elements of catalysis and bioinorganic chemistry. Solid-state materials. Laboratory emphasizes the synthesis, purification and characterization of coordination, organometallic, main group, solid state, and bioinorganic compounds. (Not open to students enrolled in or who have completed Chemistry 4761).
Prerequisite: Chemistry 4600 [60.1] or 4610 ; Chemistry 2700  is strongly recommended.