The Chemical Educator
ISSN: 1430-4171 (electronic version)
Abstract Volume 10
Issue 1 (2005) pp 22-23
Visualizing Hydrogen’s Valence-Bond Functions
Carl W. David
Department of Chemistry University of Connecticut
Connecticut 06269-3060, Carl.David@uconn.edu
Published online: 19 January 2005
Abstract. Because the dominance of molecular orbital theory is at least partially due to its visually appealing nature, schemes for drawing and visualizing valence-bond functions are presented and discussed.
Key Words: In the Classroom; physical chemistry; quantum mechanics
(*) Corresponding author. (E-mail: Carl.David@uconn.edu)
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Issue date: February