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Index of Topics: 00:18-Diamond Structures 02:30-CsCl Structure 05:09-Self Test 09:17-Explaining Simple Ionic Structures 12:22-Radius Ratio Rules 14:39-Thermodynamics of Ionic Crystal Formation 17:50-Lattice Energy 21:40-Example: NaCl Structure 25:40-Lattice Energy 25:48-Madelung Constant 26:34-Born-Lande Equation for Lattice Energy 29:54-Some Lattice Energy 31:39-Limits of the Ionic Model 34:22-From MOs to Band Theory 38:07-Infinite 1D Chain of H atoms 40:59-Band Theory of 3D Solids 44:06-Metals, Semiconductors, and Insulators
This course is an introduction to modern inorganic chemistry. Topics include principles of structure, bonding, and chemical reactivity with application to compounds of the main group and transition elements, including organometallic chemistry.