Chapter 3. Chemical Bonding

  1. John J. Gilman

Published Online: 23 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470446836.ch3

Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness

Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness

How to Cite

Gilman, J. J. (2009) Chemical Bonding, in Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470446836.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470226520

Online ISBN: 9780470446836

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Keywords:

  • chemical bonding - electrostatic and electrodynamic interactions;
  • s-states having spherical symmetry;
  • Heisenberg's Principle and Coulomb's law - illustrating nature of chemical bonding

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Forms of Bonding

  • Atoms

  • State Symmetries

  • Molecular Bonding (Hydrogen)

  • Covalent Bonds

  • Bonding in Solids

  • Electrodynamic Bonding

  • Polarizability

  • References