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ORGANOMETALLICS (CHEM 530) 2017 NOTES

Syllabus

Day 1: Basic Concepts in Organometallic Chemistry
Worksheet • Worksheet w/ Refs.
Day 2: Elementary Reactions towards Catalytic Cycles I
• Worksheet • Worksheet w/ Refs.
Day 3: Applications of Organometallic Chemistry to Medicinal Chemistry (A. Chatterjee)
Day 4:
 Elementary Reactions towards Catalytic Cycles II
Worksheet • Worksheet_w/ Refs.
Day 5: Elementary Reactions towards Catalytic Cycles III
Worksheet • Worksheet w/ Refs.
Day 6: Catalytic Cycles and Carbenes
• Worksheet • Worksheet w/ Refs.
Day 7: Reactions of Carbenes and Olefin Metathesis
• Worksheet • Worksheet w/ Refs.
Day 8: Nucleopalladation and Wacker Oxidation
• Worksheet • Worksheet w/ Refs.
Day 9: Photoinduced Electron Transfer (PET) and Photoredox Catalysis
• Worksheet • Worksheet w/ Refs.
Day 10: 
Catalytic Cycloadditions (V. Schmidt)

OM Problem Set #1

Wikipedia Project
The 2017 Organometallics class created 30 new Wikipedia pages on topics relevant to coordination chemistry, organometallics, and catalysis. Below are representative articles voted among the best by the class:
Activation of Cyclopropanes by Transition Metals
Mukaiyama Hydration
Spin Forbidden Reactions
Tsuji–Wilkinson Decarbonylation Reaction
Ugi’s Amine

PROBLEM SETS

09/20/2017 (Tran V.) • Problems • Answers
09/07/2017 (Gao, D.) • Problems • Answers
07/27/2017 (Matsuura, R.) • ProblemsAnswers
07/13/2017 (O’Duill, M.) • Problems • Answers
07/06/2017 (Liu, M.) • Problems • Answers
07/06/2017 (Liu, M.) • Problems • Answers
06/15/2017 (Liu, Z.) • Problems • Answers
05/11/2017 (Hill, D.) • Problems • Answers
05/11/2017 (Romine, A.) • Problems • Answers
04/27/2017 (Derosa, J.) • ProblemsAnswers
04/20/2017 (Nimmagadda, S.) • Problems • Answers
03/23/2017 (Gurak, J.) • Problems • Answers
03/16/2017 (Tran, V.) • Problems • Answers
02/16/2017 (Liu, Z.) • Problems • Answers
02/09/2017 (Matsuura, R.) • Problems • Answers
01/26/2017 (Liu, M.) •  Problems • Answers
01/19/2017 (Romine, A.) • Problems • Answers
09/22/2016 (O’Duill, M.) • Problems • Answers
09/02/2016 (Derosa, J.) • Problems • Answers
08/04/2016 (Yang, K.) • Problems • Answers
06/24/2016 (Liu, Z.) • ProblemsAnswers
05/19/2016 (O’Duill, M.) • Problems • Answers
04/21/2016 (Derosa, J.) • Problems • Answers
03/02/2016 (Yang, K.) • Problems • Answers
02/04/2016 (Liu, Z.) • Problems • Answers
01/21/2016 (Yang, K.) • Problems • Answers
01/07/2016 (Holcomb, M.) • Problems • Answers
11/05/2016 (Gurak, J.) • Problems • Answers
10/22/2015 (Yang, K.) • ProblemsAnswers
10/01/2015 (Liu, Z.) • ProblemsAnswers
09/17/2015 (Holcomb, M.) • ProblemsAnswers
08/27/2015 (Derosa, J.) • Problems  •  Answers
08/06/2015 (Gurak, J.) • Problems  •  Answers

TEAM CHALLENGES

08/17/2017 (Engle, K.) • ERK 1/2 Inhibitor Challenge (Genentech)
03/01/2017 (Engle, K.) • MR Antagonist Challenge (Eli Lilly)
07/21/2016 (Engle, K.) • ATM Inhibitor Challenge (AstraZeneca)
07/07/2016 (Engle, K.) • Organopalladium Mechanism Challenge
06/09/2016 (Engle, K.) • Bioorthogonal Chemistry Challenge
05/05/2016 (Engle, K.) • Phosphine Ligand Challenge
12/10/2015 (Engle, K.) • Gamma-Secretase Inhibitor Challenge (Merck)
11/19/2015 (Engle, K.) • CEPT Inhibitor Challenge (BMS)

LITERATURE REVIEWS
08/31/2017 (Liu, M.) Iron-Catalysed Coupling Reactions
07/10/2017 (Matsuura, R.) Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs)
06/29/2017 (Tran, V.) Frustrated Lewis Pairs (FLPs)
06/22/2017 (Romine, A.) A Chemical Exploration of Explosives
05/18/2017 (O’Duill, M.) Depolymerization of Perfluoroalkyl/Polyfluoroalkyl Substances
03/30/2017 (Gurak, J.) Sulfines
03/09/2017 (Derosa, J.) Oxorhenium Species in Catalysis
02/22/2017 (Liu, Z.) Nature Chemistry: Year-in-Review (2016)
08/19/2016 (Yang, K.) Synthetic Chemistry and Medicine
08/04/2016 (O’Duill, M.) Supramolecular Anion Sensing
04/21/2016 (Gurak, J.) Pincer Ligands
01/21/2016 (Derosa, J.) Ferrocene
01/07/2016 (Liu, Z.) Career-in-Review: Neil K. Garg

SAFETY MINUTE

09/20/2017 (Nimmagadda, S.) Chemical Spills
08/11/2017 (Romine, A.) Inert Gases
08/03/2017 (Gao, D.) Lithium Aluminum Hydride
07/13/2017 (Nimmagadda, S.) Alkyl Lithiums
07/13/2017 (Liu, Z.) Cyanide
07/06/2017 (O’Duill, M.) Safe Data Storage
06/22/2017 (Gurak, J.) Metal Hydrides
06/15/2017 (Derosa, J.) Aqua Regia