AUTHOR : Harvey, Jeremy
CALL NO : QD39.3.E46 H341c 2018
IMPRINT : Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2018
The renowned Oxford Chemistry Primers series, which provides focused introductions to a range of important topics in chemistry, has been refreshed and updated to suit the needs of today’s students, lecturers, and postgraduate researchers. The rigorous, yet accessible, treatment of each subject area is ideal for those wanting a primer in a given topic to prepare them for more advanced study or research. The learning features provided, including exercises at the end of every chapter and online multiple-choice questions, encourage active learning and promote understanding. Moreover, cutting-edge examples and applications throughout the texts show the relevance to current research and industry of the chemistry being described.
Computational Chemistry provides a user-friendly introduction to this powerful way of characterizing and modelling chemical systems. This primer provides the perfect introduction to the subject, leading the reader through the basic principles before showing the variety of ways in which computational chemistry is applied in practice to study real molecules, all illustrated by frequent examples.
- Focused introductions designed to give students an in-depth understanding of a diverse range of important topics in modern chemistry
- Frequent diagrams and margin notes support students in their learning
- Questions at the end of every chapter and interactive online questions encourage active learning and promote deep understanding
- The diverse applications of computational chemistry are demonstrated through frequent worked examples