2023-2024 / CHIM9227-1

Quantum Chemistry


30h Th, 10h Pr

Number of credits

 Master in physics, research focus (FAME+)4 crédits 
 Master in chemistry (120 ECTS) (AMIS)4 crédits 
 Master in chemistry (120 ECTS) (FAME AIS)4 crédits 
 Master in physics (120 ECTS) (AMIS)4 crédits 
 Master in physics (120 ECTS) (FAME-AIS)4 crédits 


Françoise Remacle

Language(s) of instruction

English language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Basic notions of quantum chemistry and of the computation of molecular electronic structure. Application to molecular structure, optical spectroscopy and chemical reactivity. The basic notions are illustrated by exercises and computer lab where the electronic structure of simple systems is computed.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Basic notions of molecular electronic structure and practical applications of quantum chemistry.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Basic notions of quantum mechanics

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

10h of exercises and computer lab

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

first quarter

Recommended or required readings


Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( open-ended questions ) AND oral exam

Additional information:

oral exam on the theory part and written  exam on the exercise part.

To obtain a grade equal or higher than 8/20 it is necessary to obtain a grade equal to at least 8/20 both at the oral and written exams.


Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course




Françoise Remacle Chemistry Department, B6c Phone : 04 3662347 email : fremacle@uliege.be

Association of one or more MOOCs

Items online

AMIS chap 5
AMIS chap 5


AMIS Chap0,1,2,3
AMIS Chap0,1,2,3



AMIS lesson 10
AMIS lesson 10


AMIS Lesson 11
AMIS Lesson 11


AMIS Lesson 12
AMIS Lesson 12


AMIS lesson 8 + chap 4
AMIS lesson 8 + chap 4



AMIS lesson 9
AMIS lesson 9


AMIS Lessons 1 to 7
AMIS Lessons 1 to 7