Chem 51A: Organic Chemistry (Nowick) (English)

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This version of Chem 51A was taught by Professor James Nowick in Fall 2009.  

Course Description: Fundamental concepts relating to carbon compounds with emphasis on structural theory and the nature of chemical bonding, stereochemistry, reaction mechanisms, and spectroscopic, physical, and chemical properties of the principal classes of carbon compounds.

Chemistry Dept. | Physical Sciences Sch. | University of California, Irvine
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Chem 51A. Lecture 01. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 1. Syllabus and Introduction (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 02. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 1. Bond Polarity, Formal Charge, Lewis Structures (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 03. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 1. Resonance Structures, Skeletal Structures, Bond Length (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 04. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 1. Orbital Models of Structure and Bonding (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 05. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 1. Molecular Geometry. Ch. 2. Acids and Bases (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 06. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 2. Acid Strength and Equilibria (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 07. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 2. Lewis Acids, Lewis Bases, and Organic Reaction Mechanisms (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 08. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 3. Organic Compounds and Functional Groups (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 09. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 3. Carbonyl Compounds, Intermolecular Forces (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 10. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 4. Introduction to Alkanes (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 11. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 4. Nomenclature of Alkanes, Conformations of Ethane (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 12. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 4. Conformations of Butane and Cycloalkanes (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 13. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 4. Conformations of Cyclohexane (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 14. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 5. Introduction to Stereochemistry (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 15. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 5. Assigning Tetrahedral Stereogenic Centers (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 16. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 5. Meso Compounds (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 17. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 5. Properties of Chiral Compounds (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 18. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 6. Introduction to Understanding Organic Reactions (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 19. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 6. Energy Diagrams, Transition States, and Reaction Rates (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 20. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 6. Energetics of Reactions (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 21. Organic Chemistry: Ch 7. Introduction to Alkyl Halides and Nuceophilic Substitution (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 22. Organic Chemistry: Ch 7. Mechanistic and Stereochemical Aspects of SN2 Reactions (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 23. Organic Chemistry: Ch 7. Mechanistic and Stereochemical Aspects of SN1 Reactions (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 24. Organic Chemistry: Ch 7. Properties of Electrophiles, Leaving Groups, and Nucleophiles (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 25. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 8. Elimination Reactions. Introduction to E2 Reactions (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 26. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 8. Regiochemical and Stereochemical Course of E2 Reactions (English)
Chem 51A. Lecture 27. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 8. E1 Reactions. Comparison of SN1, SN2, E1, and E2 Reactions (English)