CHEM 462 Advanced Organic Synthesis
Content: Chemical synthesis using the systematic "synthon" approach to design retrosynthetic pathways for complex molecules. Approaches for advanced stereochemical control. Successful synthesis routes in the primary literature examined and the experimental section of these articles interpreted to successfully bridge the gap from journal to bench.
Prerequisites: CHEM 220.
Restrictions: Sophomore standing required.
Usually offered: Every third year, spring semester.
Semester credits: 2.