Teaching

Undergraduate Classes

Chemistry 1410: Physical Chemistry 1
Fall 2008, 2010, Spring 2013, Fall 2014
This class, covers an introduction to quantum mechanics, electronic structure, chemical bonding, and an overview of spectroscopy (vibrational, rotational, electronic, and magnetic resonance).

Chemistry 1130: Inorganic Chemistry
Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2014
This class, covers an introduction to inorganic chemistry, including symmetry, molecular orbital theory, bonding, solid state chemistry, hard-soft acid/base interactions, and a survey of transition metal and organometallic chemistry.

Graduate Classes

Chemistry 2110: Chemical Symmetry: Applications in Spectroscopy and Bonding
Spring 2008, 2009, 2010
This course covers molecular symmetry, including group theory, 3D point groups, molecular vibrations, vibrational spectroscopy, molecular orbitals and electronic spectroscopy — all from the perspective of symmetry.