∗ Extends coverage to molecular orbital theory,
∗ Utilizes powerful examples to illustrate basic concepts
∗ Contains introductory material on space groups and continuous groups, including point–group character tables
∗ Provides a solid background for exploring the theoretical literature
Preliminaries about the Symmetric Group.
Outer and Inner Direct Products.
Subduced and Induced Representations.
Character Tables of Some Point Groups.
Connection to Quantum Chemistry.
The Symmetric Group.
Groups of Constants of Motion.
Coupling of Identical Particles in a Field of Given Symmetry.
Molecular Orbital Theory.
Example of a Noncompact Group and Algebra.