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Advanced Physical Inorganic
Chemistry - Odd Electron Molecules and Materials - Instructor
Professor Omer Dag


TopicsLecture Hours
Fundamendals of Chemical Bonding, Bonding Theories, MO, Crystal Field Theory, Ligand Field Theory, Symmetry concepts4 hours
Fundamendals of Chemical Bonding, Bonding Theories, MO, Crystal Field Theory, Ligand Field Theory, Symmetry concepts4 hours
Bonds to Bands in Molecules and Extended Solids and Nanomaterials4 hours
Synthesis of odd electron coordination complexes and solids both inorganic and coordination frameworks like MOFs and ZIFs for molecules to materials, a host of solid state organic, polymer and inorganic materials4 hours
Basics of the techniques to probe odd electron systems; optical (absorption/exication/emission) spectroscopy, EPR, paramagnetic NMR, Mössbauer with real examples6 hours
Application: Magnetically important nanomaterials from magnetic data storage, magnetic nanomaterial separations, magnetohyperthermia cure for cancer, catalysis and redox properties of the odd electron systems6 hours

One midterm exam 35%
Homework ( one every 3 weeks) 15%
Final Exam 50%

May be short presentations (depending on the size of the class) 10%