CHEM 5537 Mechanistic Organic Chemistry (Fall: 3 )
This course will explore factors influencing organic reaction mechanisms and methods for their determination. A partial list of the topics to be covered includes chemical bonding and consequences for structure and reactivity; steric, electronic, and stereoelectronic effects; conformational analysis; thermodynamic and kinetic principles; applications of molecular orbital theory; and reactive intermediates.
Instructor(s): Masayuki Wasa and Shih-Yuan Liu
Last Updated: 31-Jan-17