Roy McWeeny


Born May 19, 1924 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.

Professore Emerito Ordinario di Chimica Teorica, Dipartimento di Chimica e Chimica Industriale dell'Università, Pisa, Italy.

Member International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science. Member European Academy of Arts, Sciences and the Humanities.

Author of:

Symmetry: An Introduction to Group Theory (Pergamon, Oxford, 1963); Methods of Molecular Quantum Mechanics (with B.T. Sutcliffe) (Academic, London 1969); Spins in Chemistry (Academic, New York, 1970); Quantum Mechanics: Principles and Formalism (Pergamon, Oxford, 1973); Quantum Mechanics: Methods and Basic Applications (Pergamon, Oxford, 1973); Coulson's Valence (Oxford University Press, 1979); Methods of Molecular Quantum Mechanics, 2nd Ed (Academic, London, 1989); with many chapters in multi-author volumes and about 150 research publications.

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