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Chem 242b Chemical Synthesis

Winter 2018

Course Description

The focus of the course will be centered on strategies and methods for synthesizing complex cyclic systems.  These will be applied to the synthesis of complex natural products and molecules of medicinal chemistry importance.  Attention will be paid towards stereocontrol with the discussion of new methodology building on the material learned in Ch 242a.

Instructor

Dr. Scott Virgil
Office: 301A Schlinger
Email: svirgil@caltech.edu

Teaching Assistant



Handouts and Supplemental Material (PDF)

Syllabus Handouts
Lecture 1 Handout 1
Lecture 2 Handout 2
Lecture 3 Handout 3
Lecture 4 Problem Set 1; Problem Set 1 Refs
Lecture 5 Handout 4
Lecture 6 Problem Set 2
Lecture 7  
   
   

 

 

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