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CHEM 5537 Mechanistic Organic Chemistry (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

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
Shih-Yuan Liu

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17