Group Theory with Applications in Chemical Physics by Patrick Jacobs
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Group Theory with Applications in Chemical Physics
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Group Theory with Applications in Chemical Physics

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Group Theory with Applications in Chemical Physics by Patrick Jacobs

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Group Theory is an indispensable mathematical tool in many branches of chemistry and physics. This book provides a self-contained and rigorous account on the fundamentals and applications of the subject to chemical physics, assuming no prior knowledge of group theory. The first half of the book focuses on elementary topics, such as molecular and crystal symmetry, whilst the latter half is more advanced in nature. Discussions on more complex material such as space groups, projective representations, magnetic crystals and spinor bases, often omitted from introductory texts, are expertly dealt with. With the inclusion of numerous exercises and worked examples, this book will appeal to advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students studying physical sciences and is an ideal text for use on a two-semester course.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521642507
ISBN-10: 0521642507
Format: Hardback
(247mm x 174mm x 30mm)
Pages: 506
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 18-Oct-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Patrick Jacobs

Professor Jacobs is Emeritus Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Western Ontario. He has taught extensively in the area of physical chemistry, in particular group theory and has lectured on the subject across North America, Europe and the former USSR. He has authored over 315 publications, mainly in the fields of solid state chemistry and physics and his work has been awarded with the Solid State Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

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