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2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CHEM 574 - Kinetics and Dynamics

(3 units)

Prerequisite: CHEM 371A  or consent of instructor.
Reaction rates for chemical systems; dependence on concentration and temperature. Derivation of the mechanisms of chemical reactions. Kinetic theory and analysis of experimental results for different systems. Dynamics of chemical reactions; transition state theory, potential-energy surfaces, and reaction pathways.

Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture 3 hrs.)