CH304K Chapter 2 Notes Part 2a

Here is the list of allowed orbitals in order of

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Unformatted text preview: quot;hold" UP TO two electrons. Here is the list of ALLOWED orbitals in order of INCREASING ENERGY (Aufbau order) 1s, 2s, 2p, 3s, 3p, 4s, 3d, 4p, 5s, 4d, 5p, 6s, 4f, 5d, 6p, 7s, 5f, 6d, 7p, 8s NOTICE some (e.g. 2f, 1p, etc.) do NOT exist! THE AUFBAU ORDER One way to remember this is to write the orbitals out as shown: THEN add the lines: READ OFF in the order you get to them as you follow the arrows and work downwards. NOW we have the names and ORDER of the orbitals we put the electrons in them! ELECTRON CONFIGURATION (Putting the electrons away in orbitals) We use sup...
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2014 for the course CH 304k taught by Professor Walker during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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