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Chem 51A. Lecture 12. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 4. Conformations of Butane and Cycloalkanes (English)


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UCI Chem 51A Organic Chemistry (Fall 2009)
Lec 12. Organic Chemistry -- Conformation of Butane and Cycloalkanes
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Instructor: James Nowick, Ph.D.


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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.

Organic Chemistry (Chem 51A) is part of OpenChem: http://ocw.uci.edu/collections/open_chemistry.html
This video is part of a 27-lecture undergraduate-level course titled "Organic Chemistry" taught at UC Irvine by Professor James Nowick.


Recorded October 23, 2009.


Index of Topics:
-1:26    Conformations of Butane
-4:08    Anti-Conformation
-10:46    Steric Hinderance
-19:52    Energy Levels of Different Conformations
-22:06    Energy Diagram
-27:45    Energy and Stability of Cyclopropane
-35:46    Cyclobutane
-37:06    Cyclopentane
-39:58    Cyclohexane
-49:28    Ring Flipping


Required attribution: Nowick, James Ph.D. Organic Chemistry 51A (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine),  http://ocw.uci.edu/courses/chem_51a_organic_chemistry.html. [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.


Author:
James Nowick Ph.D.
Title:
Professor
Department:
Chemistry
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