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02 February 2010 - transition state theory
In an example of a nucleophilic substitution reaction a nucleophile (Nu) reacts with an organohalide R3C-X to form the s ....
07 February 2010 - Part II
In the second part of Wikibooks (see part I on isomerism) again hundreds of Wikipedia editors have contributed to bring ....
08 February 2010 - green chemistry?
Organic photochemists are taking the next logical step and venture out of their laboratory and into the sunshine. Obviou ....
19 February 2010 - Making It Move II
This blog has a longstanding interest in a peculiar branch of chemistry dedicated to making small objects physically ....
27 February 2010 - Asymmetric synthesis
Xu et al. of the Jacobsen laboratory have extended the application of Brønsted acid cooperative catalysis (more specifi ....