Introduction to Computational Chemistry


The session serves as an introduction to the field of molecular modeling and focuses on the four major methods in use:

Some of the advantages and disadvantages of these four approaches will also be discussed. The Laboratory is an introduction to the interfaces used to construct molecules and perform simple calculations.


To view the lecture, please download the Adobe PDF of Introduction to Computational Chemistry - Lecture

Lab Exercises

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Proceed to Basis Sets.