Organometallic Reactions in Organic Synthesis. 
Organometallic Reactions in Organic Synthesis.
by UC Irvine / James Nowick
Video Lecture 19 of 19
Copyright Information: Nowick, James S. Organic Chemistry 51C (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [January 27, 2015]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License (
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Lecture Description

Recorded on June 7, 2012

Index of Topics:

3:52-Grignard Reagent
7:01-Organometallic Complex
12:47-Organocopper Reagents
23:05-Organocuprate Mechanism
32:02-Drawbacks of Copper Chemistry
33:55-Suzuki Reaction
42:48-3 Main Steps to the Suzuki Mechanism
55:37-Using the Suzuki Reaction in Organic Synthesis
1:03:00-Olefin Metathesis
1:11:16-Partner Swapping Mechanism
1:15:20-Ring-Closing Metathesis

Course Index

Course 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.


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