Department of Chemical Sciences
School of Natural Sciences

October 15, 2013 at 11.30 am in AG-80

Seminar by Prof. John F. Ogilvie, Simon Fraser University, Canada

Title : The Quantum and Chemistry

Abstract :

We distinguish between quantum laws and quantum theories.  With
prototypical systems a canonical linear harmonic oscillator and a hydrogen
atom, we illustrate the application of a few methods to calculate the
properties of these systems, emphasizing the applicability of mathematical