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    • 5.76 Molecular Spectra and Molecular Structure, Spring 1996 

      Field, Robert W. (1996-06)
      Surveys modern research topics in physical chemistry. Introduction to four or five research areas of current interest. Topics vary from year to year and may include the following: advanced statistical and quantum mechanics, ...
    • 5.33 Advanced Chemical Experimentation and Instrumentation, Fall 2002 

      Gheorghiu, Mircea D. (2002-12)
      Advanced experimentation, with particular emphasis on chemical synthesis and the fundamentals of quantum chemistry illustrated through molecular spectroscopy. Instruction and practice in the written and oral presentation ...
    • 5.74 Introductory Quantum Mechanics II, Spring 2003 

      Tokmakoff, Andrei (2003-06)
      Time-dependent quantum mechanics and spectroscopy. Topics covered include perturbation theory, two-level systems, light-matter interactions, relaxation in quantum systems, correlation functions and linear response theory, ...
    • 5.310 Laboratory Chemistry, Spring 2003 

      Schrenk, Janet; Gheorghiu, Mircea (2003-06)
      Laboratory Chemistry (5.310) introduces experimental chemistry for students requiring a chemistry laboratory who are not majoring in chemistry. Students must have completed general chemistry (5.111) and have completed ...
    • 5.13 Organic Chemistry II, Spring 2003 

      Swager, Timothy Manning; Fu, Gregory C. (2003-06)
      Intermediate organic chemistry. Synthesis, structure determination, mechanism, and the relationships between structure and reactivity emphasized. Special topics in organic chemistry included to illustrate the role of organic ...
    • 7.88J / 5.48J / 7.24J / 10.543J Protein Folding Problem, Fall 2003 

      King, Jonathan, 1941-; Gossard, D. (2003-12)
      Mechanisms by which the amino acid sequence of polypeptide chains determines their three-dimensional conformation. Topics include: sequence determinants of secondary structure; folding of newly synthesized polypeptide ...
    • 5.13 Organic Chemistry II, Fall 2003 

      Jamison, Timothy F.; Tabacco, Sarah A. (2003-12)
      Intermediate organic chemistry. Synthesis, structure determination, mechanism, and the relationships between structure and reactivity emphasized. Special topics in organic chemistry included to illustrate the role of organic ...
    • 5.301 Chemistry Laboratory Techniques, January IAP 2004 

      Tabacco, Sarah (2004)
      This course is an intensive introduction to the techniques of experimental chemistry and gives first year students an opportunity to learn and master the basic chemistry lab techniques for carrying out experiments. Students ...
    • 5.46 Organic Structure Determination, Spring 2004 

      Jamison, Timothy F. (2004-06)
      Applications of 1D and 2D <SUP>1</SUP>H and <SUP>13</SUP>C NMR spectroscopy to organic structure determination. This course covers modern and advanced methods of elucidation of the structures of organic molecules, including ...
    • 5.62 Physical Chemistry II, Spring 2004 

      Nelson, Keith A.; Steinfeld, Jeffrey I. (2004-06)
      Elementary statistical mechanics; transport properties; kinetic theory; solid state; reaction rate theory; and chemical reaction dynamics.
    • 5.08J / 7.08J Biological Chemistry II, Spring 2004 

      Stubbe, JoAnne; Ting, Alice (2004-06)
      This course deals with a more advanced treatment of the biochemical mechanisms that underlie biological processes. Emphasis will be given&nbsp;to the experimental methods used to unravel how these processes fit into the ...
    • 5.61 Physical Chemistry, Fall 2004 

      Griffin, Robert Guy; Nelson, Keith A. (2004-12)
      Introductory quantum chemistry; particles and waves; wave mechanics; atomic structure and the Periodic Table; valence and molecular orbital theory; molecular structure; and photochemistry. From the course home page: Course ...
    • 5.04 Principles of Inorganic Chemistry II, Fall 2004 

      Nocera, Daniel G., 1957- (2004-12)
      Systematic presentation of the chemical applications of group theory. Emphasis on the formal development of the subject and its applications to the physical methods of inorganic chemical compounds. Against the backdrop of ...
    • 5.74 Introductory Quantum Mechanics II, Spring 2005 

      Tokmakoff, Andrei (2005-06)
      Time-dependent quantum mechanics and spectroscopy. Topics covered include perturbation theory, two-level systems, light-matter interactions, relaxation in quantum systems, correlation functions and linear response theory, ...
    • 5.60 Thermodynamics & Kinetics, Spring 2005 

      Bawendi, Moungi Gabriel, 1961-; Griffin, Robert Guy (2005-06)
      This subject deals primarily with equilibrium properties of macroscopic systems, basic thermodynamics, chemical equilibrium of reactions in gas and solution phase, and rates of chemical reactions.
    • 5.068 Physical Methods in Inorganic Chemistry, Spring 2005 

      Mueller, Peter (2005-06)
      Introduction to the study of physical methods to probe the electronic and geometric structure of inorganic compounds. Included are electronic photoelectron spectroscopy; vibrational and rotational spectroscopy; magnetic ...
    • 5.33 Advanced Chemical Experimentation and Instrumentation, Fall 2005 

      Gheorghiu, Mircea D.; Tokmakoff, Andrei (2005-12)
      Advanced experimentation, with particular emphasis on chemical synthesis and the fundamentals of quantum chemistry illustrated through molecular spectroscopy. Instruction and practice in the written and oral presentation ...
    • 5.111 Principles of Chemical Science, Fall 2005 

      Ceyer, Sylvia Teresse; Drennan, Catherine L. (2005-12)
      Introduction to chemistry, with emphasis on basic principles of atomic and molecular electronic structure, thermodynamics, acid-base and redox equilibria, chemical kinetics, and catalysis. Introduction to the chemistry of ...
    • SP.287 / 5.S15 / ESG.SP287 Kitchen Chemistry, Spring 2006 

      Christie, Patricia Dianne, 1967- (2006-06)
      This course includes Special topic seminars and independent study projects. Seminars are run by a staff member or supervised undergraduate instructor and meet weekly. Independent study projects require approval and regular ...
    • 5.95J / 7.59J / 8.395J / 18.094J Teaching College-Level Science, Spring 2006 

      Breslow, Lori (2006-06)
      This seminar focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary for teaching science and engineering in higher education. Topics include: using current research in student learning to improve teaching; developing courses; ...