Welcome to the home page for Band Theory for 19-729 Surface Analysis graduate course at the University of Guelph. Within these pages will be found the derivation for bands, its uses and applications to various types of material. And best of all, it can be understood by all people from different walks of life since it is presented in different levels of detail.

To get to these marvellous sites, click on one of the links below!

  1. The Basic Concepts(for beginners)
  2. I've seen Some of this Already(some details, but it won't make your head swim)
  3. Rocket Scientist Level(For the brave!!)
  4. Applications(So now you know what it is, here is what its good for!!)
  5. Try Some Questions(These are not so bad!!)
  6. Other Reading

I would like to thank Dr. Thomas, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Guelph for his help in learning how to prepare web pages and in doing the animations.

Author:Steve Kornic email

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Guelph

Last Updated: 97/04/11