CHM621: Advances in X-ray crystallography and its applications

        [Cr:4, Lc:3, Tt:0, Lb:1]

Knowledge of the content of CHM607 is essential to follow this course.

Course Outline

This course covers advanced topics in X-ray crystallography emphasizing the modern methods of structure determination and refinement, handling of X-ay diffraction data for charge density analysis, basics of experimental and theoretical charge density analysis, using the packages for charge density analysis (theoretical and experimental). The aspects of crystal growth, polymorphism, intermolecular interactions, multi-component crystals, in situ crystallization, crystal engineering, synthon approach, MOF and COF etc. will be covered under Crystal Engineering.

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