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5.512 Synthetic Organic Chemistry II, Spring 2005

Oxazaborolidine-catalyzed asymmetric reduction of ketones.

Oxazaborolidine-catalyzed asymmetric reduction of ketones. (Figure courtesy of OCW.)

Highlights of this Course

This course features a complete set of assignments and a series of lecture note outlines.

Course Description

This course focuses on general methods and strategies for the synthesis of complex organic molecules. Emphasis is on strategies for stereoselective synthesis, including stereocontrolled synthesis of complex acyclic compounds.
 

Staff

Instructor:
Prof. Rick Danheiser

Course Meeting Times

Lectures:
Three sessions / week
1 hour / session

Level

Graduate

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