Ch 247

Organic Reaction Mechanisms

9 units (3-0-6)  |  second term
Prerequisites: Ch 41 abc, Ch 242 a recommended.
This course will discuss and uncover useful strategies and tactics for approaching complex reaction mechanisms prevalent in organic reactions. Topics include: cycloaddition chemistry, rearrangements, radical reactions, metal-catalyzed processes, photochemical reactions among others. Recommended only for students interested in advanced study in organic chemistry or related fields. Not offered 2020-21.

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