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Maths for Chemists booklet


This booklet includes the key mathematical content most chemistry students encounter during the early stages of their first year of undergraduate study. It should be used in addition to, and to complement, traditional textbooks, any lecture or tutorial teaching, and lecture and tutor notes. It contains numerous examples demonstrating how the mathematics you will learn is applied directly within a chemistry context.
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This booklet presents information in a quick reference style allowing you to explore key mathematical ideas quickly and succinctly. It has been developed by students for students, and is based upon findings from the research undertaken by students. It was jointly developed by the University of Birmingham and the University of Leeds.