Date 
Subject, files etc 
T 3/31 
Review of the fundamentals of quantum mechanics, and atomic structure: Chapters 1, 2, and 3 (partial) 
R 4/2 
More review: Particle in a box etc. 
T 4/7 
Chapter 3: Ions, ionic interactions, Lewis structures, resonance.
Assignment 1

R 4/9 
Chapter 3: Lewis structures, resonance, formal charge, radicals, expanded valence 
T 4/14 
Chapter 3: Ionic character, bond strengths, bond lengths.
Assignment 2 
R 4/16 
Chapter 4: Shape and VSEPR 
T 4/21 
Chapter 4: Valence bond theory, hybridization, MO theory.
Assignment 3 
R 4/23 
Finish MO theory, start Chapter 6: Liquids and crystals. Lab tour at 5:00 pm, meet at Ram's office. 
T 4/28 
Chapter 6: Crystals
Assignment 4 
R 4/30 
Chapter 6: Crystals (contd.) 
T 5/5 
Chapter 16: Main group elements 
R 5/7 
Midterm on Chapters 3 and 4 (please bring blue books, plus periodic table) 
T 5/12 
Chapter 16: Main group elements (taught by Dr. Geneva Laurita) 
R 5/15 
Chapter 16: Main group elements
Assignment 5 and
Assignment 6 [note different due dates].

T 5/19 
Chapter 16: Main group elements and Chapter 17 (dblock) 
R 5/21 
Chapter 17 (dblock) 
T 5/26 
Chapter 17 (dblock)
Assignment 7

R 5/28 
Chapter 17 (dblock) (up to The Electronic Structure of Complexes) 
T 6/2 
Review 
R 6/4 
Review 