Application of molecular orbital theory to transition-metal complexes
Project Description

Perform molecular orbital (MO) and electronic structure calculations on transition metal complexes. Use the MO results to do bonding analysis, to understand physical and chemical properties, and investigate reaction mechanism and catalysis involving transition metal complexes.

Supervisor
LIN Zhenyang
Quota
1
Course type
UROP1100
Applicant's Roles

performing molecular orbital theory calculations.

Applicant's Learning Objectives

To employ molecular orbital theory to describe molecular structures and understand molecular reactivity.

Complexity of the project
Moderate