last updated October 23, 2014

CHEM 4010: Quantum and Computational Chemistry, Fall 2014

Course outline

Revised Course Outline

Practice Questions for the Midterm

Peer Tutor Application Information

I sent you your assignment #1 by e-mail: it is due Friday November 7.

The Midterm on Friday October 24 will be 50 minutes long. It will test the material covered up to Friday October 17 (up to the rigid rotor); this corresponds to Chapters 1 to 4 in Lowe and Peterson's "Quantum Chemistry".

You should install the free software Avogadro on your computer. You will need it for your computing project. Avogadro is available at and Avogadro installs easily on Windows; on Linux, not so easy; on Mac, I don't know. Please let me know if you have trouble installing Avogadro. Another software that you may find useful is JMol: