Chem 51A. Lecture 16. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 5. Meso Compounds (English)


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UCI Chem 51A Organic Chemistry (Fall 2009)
Lec 16. Organic Chemistry -- Meso Compounds
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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 November 4, 2009.


Index of Topics:
-1:44    Meso Compounds
-5:00    Cyclopentanediol Example
-16:30    Mirror Plane
-25:10    Tartaric Acid Example
-32:41    Drawing Tartaric Acid
-42:26    Different Variations of Tartaric Acid
-44:12    Meso Plane



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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