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Physical Organic Chemistry D, 10 p

Aim of the Course

The aim of the course is to give the student the capability to plan and perform investigations to answer questions regarding chemical reactions rates and mechanisms, product distributions and the structure of organic compounds.

Course Contents

The course treats the following topics:

  • Chemical bonding.
  • Structure and molecular orbital methods.
  • Kinetics and thermodynamics of chemical reactions.
  • Structure-activity relationships.
  • Acids and bases.
  • Reaction mechanisms and solvent effects on chemical reactions.
Compulsory laboratory experiments are included in the course.

Course Dates 1998/99

  • This is a biennial course. Next projected course period spring 1998.
Required Qualifications


  • Inquire.
Other Advanced Level Courses in Organic Chemistry

For more information, contact the principal teacher of the course, by clicking on the e-mail address, or by sending a traditional letter to:

Umeň University, Department of Chemistry, S-901 87 Umeň, Sweden.

You can also contact the Department of Chemistry by
Phone: int+46 90 7865238/7865173/7865262, or Fax: int+46 90 136310/167655

Department of Chemistry Home Page

This document was last updated on April 7, 1998.
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