CHEM 620 - Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

Types of bonds: Ionic bond; Covalent bond
Coordination chemistry: Nature of bonding in coordination compounds, naming coordination compounds
Theories of bonding: Lewis structure; VSEPR theory; MO theory
Cluster compounds
Metal - metal bonding; Properties of metals
Organometallic bonding: Naming organo metallic compounds
Electron deficient compounds
Basic introduction to lanthanide and actinide chemistry

Course Materials