CHEM 7870

CHEM 7870

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.

Topics include: infinite and power series; complex numbers and functions; linear algebra; partial differentiation; multiple integrals; vector analysis; Fourier series and transforms; ordinary and partial differential equations; calculus of variations; tensor analysis; special functions; probability and statistics; scientific programming.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note The course is suitable for graduate students in Chemistry and related fields, and for motivated undergraduates, including but not limited to Chem majors.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: one year of undergraduate physical chemistry, three semesters of calculus, and one year of college physics.

Comments Chem 7870 will provide the mathematical background needed for graduate level study of topics in physical chemistry, such as quantum mechanics and statistical mechanics, as well as a set of analytical and computational tools useful for research in both experimental and theoretical physical chemistry.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8083 CHEM 7870   LEC 001