



1. Molecular symmetry: principles of the group theory. 2. Molecular symmetry: point groups. 3. Molecular symmetry: matrix representation of a group, irreducible representations. 4. Molecular symmetry: symmetry of orbitals. 5. Introduction to spectroscopy: types of spectra, transition moment, Raman spectra. 6. Rotational spectra: selection rules, calculations of molecular geometry, the Stark effect. 7. Vibrational spectra of diatomic molecules: selection rules, vibrationalrotational interactions, anharmonical vibrations. 8. The Lagrange equations. 9. Vibrational spectra of general molecules: FGanalysis. 10. Symmetry of normal vibrations. 11. Electronic spectra: selection rules, FranckCondon principle. 12. Roentgen spectra, photoelectron spectroscopy. 13. The Zeeman effect, ESR. 14. NMR, the screening effect, chemical shift, spinspin interaction. Last update: KNOBLOCL (12.03.2012)
