Peter Chen: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2018

Award: The Golden Owl
Name Prof. Dr. Peter Chen
FieldPhysikalisch-Organische Chemie
Professur f. Physik.-Org. Chemie
ETH Zürich, HCI G 209
Vladimir-Prelog-Weg 1-5/10
8093 Zürich
Telephone+41 44 632 28 98
DepartmentChemistry and Applied Biosciences
RelationshipFull Professor

529-0011-03LGeneral Chemistry (Organic Chemistry) I3 credits2V + 1UP. Chen
AbstractIntroduction to Organic Chemistry. Classical structure theory, stereochemistry, chemical bonds and bonding, symmetry, nomenclature, organic thermochemistry, conformational analysis, basics of chemical reactions.
ObjectiveIntroduction to the structures of organic compounds as well as the structural and energetic basis of organic chemistry.
ContentIntroduction to the history of organic chemistry, introduction to nomenclature, learning of classical structures and stereochemistry: isomerism, Fischer projections, CIP rules, point groups, molecular symmetry and chirality, topicity, chemical bonding: Lewis bonding model and resonance theory in organic chemistry, description of linear and cyclic conjugated molecules, aromaticity, Huckel rules, organic thermochemistry, learning of organic chemistry reactions, intermolecular interactions.
Lecture notesUnterlagen werden als PDF über die ILIAS-Plattform zur Verfügung gestellt
LiteratureC. E. Housecroft & E. C. Constable: Chemistry, An Introduction to Organic, Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, 4th Edition, Prentice Hall / Pearson, 2010, ISBN 978-0-273-71545-0
529-0299-00LOrganic Chemistry0 credits1.5KJ. W. Bode, E. M. Carreira, P. Chen, P. S. Dittrich, D. Hilvert, H. Wennemers, R. Zenobi