Lecture Handouts

All handouts can be downloaded as pdf files. The handouts are listed in the order in which their content is discussed in class. In case you encounter problems downloading or viewing these files please let me know as soon as possible by e-mail.

Crystal systems, Bravais lattices, crystal point and space groups, close packing

Lattice planes, Miller indices, X-ray diffraction and crystallography

Ionic structures and bonding

Metals, semi-conductors and insulators

Defects in crystals

Electrical and magnetic properties of solids

Introduction to Bioinorganic Chemistry

The bioinorganic chemistry of iron

The bioinorganic chemistry of cobalt