Chem 51C. Lec 12. Organic Chemistry: The Aldol Reaction and the Michael Reaction (English)
UCI Chem 51C Organic Chemistry (Spring 2012)
Lec 12. Organic Chemistry -- The Aldol Reaction and the Michael Reaction --
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Instructor: James S. Nowick, Ph.D.
Description: This is the third quarter course in the organic chemistry series. Topics covered include: 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 51C is part of OpenChem. http://ocw.uci.edu/collections/open_chemistry.html
Recorded on May 15, 2012.
Index of Topics:
26:45-Features of Aldol Mechanism
46:46-Crossed Aldol Reaction
52:48-Intramolecular Aldol Reaction
1:01:10-Retrosynthesis of Intramolecular Aldol Reaction
1:03:16-The Michael Reaction
1:08:27-Strongly Basic Nucleophiles
1:12:52-Michael Reaction Mechanism
Required attribution: Nowick, James S. Organic Chemistry 51C (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), http://ocw.uci.edu/courses/chem_51c_organic_chemistry.html [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License .