Principles Of Organic Synthesis

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  • Last Update 24/06/2021


Principles Of Organic Synthesis.

The course has nine modules starting from the formation of acid-catalyzed carbon-carbon bond formation to the application of the modern transition metal catalysis. Students of graduate and post-graduate preparing for NET and GATE examination will find this course extremely useful.

INTENDED AUDIENCE: M.Sc Students/faculty

What Will I Learn?

  • Week 1: Formation of Aliphatic Carbon-Carbon Bonds: Base Catalyzed ReactionsWeek 2: Formation of Aliphatic Carbon-Carbon Bonds: Acid-Catalyzed ReactionsWeek 3: Organometallic Reagents
  • Week 4: Formation of Aliphatic Carbon-Nitrogen Bonds
  • Week 5: Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution
  • Week 6: Nucleophilic Aromatic Substitution
  • Week 7: Aromatic Diazonium Salts
  • Week 8: Molecular Rearrangements
  • Week 9: Reagents Containing Phosphorus, Sulfur, Silicon, Boron or Tin
  • Week 10:Free-Radical Reactions
  • Week 11:Reagents Containing Phosphorus, Sulfur, Silicon, Boron or Tin
  • Week 12:Free-Radical Reactions

Topics for this course

30 Lessons

Principles Of Organic Synthesis

Lec 1: Aldol Reaction00:00:00
Lec 2: Perkin, Claisen and Thorpe Reactions00:00:00
Lec 3: Reaction of Enolates00:00:00
Lec 4: Reaction of alkenes and carbonyl compounds00:00:00
Lec 5: Mannich reaction00:00:00
Lec 6: Friedel-Crafts and Prins Reactions00:00:00
Lec 7: Grignard Reagents00:00:00
Lec 8: Organolithium Reagents00:00:00
Lec 9: Organocopper, Organozinc and Organomercury Reagents00:00:00
Lec 10: Ritter Reaction and Gabriel Synthesis00:00:00
Lec 11: Reactions of imines and enamines, synthesis of alkaloids and amino acids00:00:00
Lec 12: Reactions of electrophilic and nucleophilic nitrogens, synthesis of amino acids and peptides00:00:00
Lec 13: Principles, effect of substituents and carbon-carbon bond formation00:00:00
Lec 14: Formylation/acylation and related reactions00:00:00
Lec 15: Nitration, Sulfonation and other reactions00:00:00
Lec 16: Principle, Substitution mechanism and reactions of Benzyne00:00:00
Lec 17: Schiemann Reaction, Ullmann reaction and Stephens-Castro coupling00:00:00
Lec 18: Ziegler Alkylation, Chichibabin Reaction, Von Richter Rearrangement00:00:00
Lec 19: Preparation, properties and reactions00:00:00
Lec 20: Coupling reactions, Japp-Klingemann reaction and Tiffeneau-Demjanov rearrangement00:00:00
Lec 21: Applications of diazonium salts00:00:00
Lec 22: Wagner-Meerwein rearrangment, Pinacol rearrangment, Benzilic acid rearrangment00:00:00
Lec 23: Rearrangement of halogen, oxygen, sulfur and nitrogen containing centre00:00:00
Lec 24: Rearrangement to electron-Rich carbon00:00:00
Lec 25: Reactivity and several reactions00:00:00
Lec 26: Reactions of sulfur and silicon containing reagents00:00:00
Lec 27: Preparation and reactions of organoborane and organotin reagents00:00:00
Lec 28: Formation of carbon-carbon and carbon-halogen bonds00:00:00
Lec 29: Cu, Mn, Sm, and Sn Based Reactions, Acyloin Condensation00:00:00
Lec 30: C-N, C-O bond formation and decarboxylation00:00:00
Organic Synthesis

Enrolment validity: Lifetime


  • BSc (Chemistry)