CHEM 462

Advanced Main Group Chemistry

Fall Term 2012

Michael K. Denk

 

Course Material 

 

Solvents

Polar Organometallic Compounds

Computational Methods

Chains, Rings, Cages and Clusters

Chemistry of Oxygen and Sulfur

Silicon

Phosphorus, Arsenic, Antimony and Bismuth

 

 

 

Time (Place)

Tuesdays, Thursdays, 1:00 pm - 2:20 pm, MacKinnon 233

First Lecture: Thursday, September 6

Undegraduate calendar

Instructor

Prof. Michael K. Denk

Textbook

No purchase required, Greenwood & Earnshaw, "Chemistry of the Elements" recommended for reading

Lecture notes are posted at http://131.104.156.23

Additional Reading Material

Grading

  • Lecture Manuscript (2 lectures, 10 %, due 14 days after the lecture)
  • Midterm Exam (40 %) October 12, 1:00 pm - 2:20 pm, MacN 201
  • Final Exam (50 %, date and time t. b. a.)

Final Exam

  • Midterm Exam: tba
  • Final Exam Wed, tba

Hours:

After class, by appointment, by e-mail

E-mail:

mdenk@uoguelph.ca