Organic Chemistry II

A chart of Relative Intensity versus m/z, with the chemical structure shown above it.

Mass spectrometry data for 2-hexanone. (Graph courtesy of Professor Timothy F. Jamison.)


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Fall 2003



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This intermediate organic chemistry course focuses on the methods used to identify the structure of organic molecules, advanced principles of organic stereochemistry, organic reaction mechanisms, and methods used for the synthesis of organic compounds. Additional special topics include illustrating the role of organic chemistry in biology, medicine, and industry.

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Sarah Tabacco, and Timothy Jamison. 5.13 Organic Chemistry II, Fall 2003. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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