Course Title STATISTICAL THERMODYNAMICS AND MECHANICS
Course Level 400
Credit Unit 3

  • Postulates of Quantum Mechanics, 

  • Operators, angular momentum solution of the hydrogen atom problem.  

  • Theory of atomic spectra.  Self-consistent Field theory.  

  • Quantum mechanical description of M. O. wave functions and energies of homo and heteronuclear diatomic molecules.  

  • Correlation diagrams, ground and excited state potential energy diagrams of diatomic molecules.  

  • Hybridization and Stereochemical relations in simple polyatomic molecules.  

  • Molecular Orbital theories of unsaturated polyatomic molecules.  

  • Probability and distribution functions, the Boltzman distribution, statistical thermodynamics of gases. Thermodynamic equilibrium constant etc.