Introduction to Molecular Symmetry (Oxford Chemistry Primers No.97)

Introduction to Molecular Symmetry (Oxford Chemistry Primers No.97)

By: J.S. Ogden (author)Paperback

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This Primer presents an introduction to molecular symmetry and point groups with an emphasis on their applications. The author has adopted a non-mathematical approach as far as possible and the text will supplement those that are too advanced or gloss over important information. Chapter topics include symmetry elements, operations and point groups; matrices, multiplications tables and representations; the reduction formula; molecular vibrations; vibrational spectroscopy and degenerate vibrations; symmetry aspects of chemical bonding and matrices in higher order point groups

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Contents

Introduction: Structure of Primer ; 1. Symmetry elements, symmetry operations and point groups ; 2. Matrices, multiplication tables and representations ; 3. More on representations: the reduction formula ; 4. Matrices and representations in higer order point groups: degenerate represenations ; 5. Molecular vibrations (non-degenerate modes) ; 6. Vibrational spectroscopy: degenerate vibrations ; 7. Symmetry aspects of chemical bonding ; Appendix I: Answers to exercises ; Appendix II: Character tables for selected point groups ; Appendix III: Bibliography

Product Details

  • publication date: 26/07/2001
  • ISBN13: 9780198559108
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 96
  • ID: 9780198559108
  • weight: 225
  • ISBN10: 0198559100

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