Chem 51C. Organic Chemistry. Lec. 13: Substitution Reactions of Carbonyl Compounds at the α-Carbon (English)

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UCI Chem 51C: Organic Chemistry (Spring 2015)
Lec 13. Organic Chemistry -- Substitution Reactions of Carbonyl Compounds at the Alpha-Carbon
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Instructor: Susan King, Ph.D.

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Description: This is the third (and final) quarter of 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.

Recorded April 29, 2015

Index of Topics:
00:21 - Irreversible Addition Reactions of Type 2 Carbonyl Compounds
17:31 - Acidity of Alpha Hydrogens
19:50 - Why is the Alpha Hydrogen of a Carbonyl Acidic?
34:02 - Enolization of Carbonyl Compounds
40:33 - What Determines the Percentage of Enol at Equilibrium?

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