OpenChemistry Lecture Videos

Professor Susan King

CHEM 51B: Organic Chemistry

This is the second quarter of the organic chemistry series. Topics covered include: Fundamental concepts relating to carbon compounds with emphasis on structural theory and the nature of chemical bonding, stereochemistry, reaction mechanisms, and spectroscopic, physical, and chemical properties of the principal classes of carbon compounds.

 
Lecture 1: Introduction
 
Lecture 2: Alkenes Structure and Stability
 
Lecture 3: Stereochemistry of Elimination Reactions
 
Lecture 4: Unimolecular Elimination
 
Lecture 5: E1 Mechanism & Double Elimination
 
Lecture 6: Alcohols, Ethers, and Epoxides
 
Lecture 7: Conversion of Alcohols to Alkyl Halides
 
Lecture 8: Methods for Converting Alcohols to Alkyl Halides
 
Lecture 9: Reactions of Epoxides
 
Lecture 10: Electrophilic Addition Reaction
 
Lecture 11: Addition of Water, Bromine & Chlorine to Alkenes
 
Lecture 12: Addition of Borane
 
Lecture 13: Reactions, Synthesis, & Alkynes
 
Lecture 14: Electrophilic Addition Reactions of Alkynes
 
Lecture 15: Tautomerization, Oxidation, and Reduction
 
Lecture 16: Oxidation Reactions
 
Lecture 17: Green Chemistry
 
Lecture 18: Radical Reactions
 
Lecture 19: Stereochemistry of Radical Reactions & Free Radical Oxidation
 
Lecture 20: Conjugation, Resonance, and Dienes
 
Lecture 21: Diels-Alder Reaction
 
Lecture 22: Benzene and Aromatic Compounds
 
Lecture 23: Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution
 
Lecture 24: Aromatic Substitution with Carbocation as Electrophiles
 
Lecture 25: Substituent Effect and Friedal-Crafts Reactions
 
Lecture 26: Synthetic Applications of Electrophile Aromatic Substitution