Chemistry 501

Advanced Inorganic Chemistry I

University of Rhode Island


Fall 2008


September 9, 2008 (B220, Room 328A)

September 16, 2008 (B220, Room 258A)

September 23, 2008 (B220, Room 258A)

September 30, 2008 (B220, Room 258A)

October 7, 2008 (B220, Room 328A)

October 14, 2008 (B220, Room 328A)

October 21, 2008 (B220, Room 258A)

October 28, 2008 (B260, Rooms 2555 & 2557)

November 4, 2008

November 11, 2008

November 18, 2008 (B220, Room 258A)

November 25, 2008 (B220, Room 258A)

December 2, 2008 (B220, Room 258A)

December 9, 2008 (B220, Room 328A)

Atomic Structure, Multielectron atoms    Summary    Class Presentation

Term Symbols, Shielding, Periodic properties    Summary    Class Presentation

Covalent bonding, Lewis structures, VSEPR, hybridization    Summary    Class Presentation

Weak interactions, Hydrogen bonding    Summary    Class Presentation

Symmetry and Group theory    Summary    Class Presentation

Molecular orbital theory    Summary    Class Presentation

More molecular orbital theory    Summary    Class Presentation

Mid Term Exam – open book, open notes

No Class – Election Day

No Class – Veteran's Day

Ionic bonding    Summary    Class Presentation

More ionic bonding, structure of solids    Summary    Class Presentation

Metals and semiconductors    Summary    Class Presentation

Acid-base chemistry, final exam distributed    Summary    Class Presentation