CH 415 Inorganic Chemistry
4 cr. (3-0-3)
Prerequisite: CH 341 and CH 342 or CH 341 and concurrent enrollment in CH 342, junior standing or instructor’s permission.
Comparative study of the chemical elements and their compounds with emphasis on periodic relations, principles of structure and bonding, kinetics of reactions and spectral and thermodynamic properties. Topics include complex ions, defect crystals, electron deficient compounds, organometallic and bio-inorganic chemistry. A variety of inorganic compounds are prepared and studied.