The Department of Chemistry at the University of Illinois
Organic Chemistry Seminar Abstracts, Fall 2010 - Spring 2011
Fall 2010 Seminars
"Catalytic Enantioselective Approaches to Pyrrolidines"
"Methods of Synthesizing Star Polymers"
"Medicinal Properties of Transition Metal Complexes"
"The Catalytic Enantioselective Claisen Rearrangement"
David J. P. Kornfilt
"Bifunctional Asymmetric Catalysts: Design and Applications"
"Caught in a Matrix: X-Ray Crystallography and Reactions of Clathrates"
"Advances in Metal-Metdiated C-F Bond Formation for the Puprose of 18F Positron Emission Tomography"
"Metal-Free Asymmetric Transder Hydrogenation With Hantzsch Esters"
Spring 2011 Seminars
"Synthetic Peptides in Asymmetric Catalysis"
"Strategies in the Construction of Class III Galbulimima Alkaloids"
"Synthetic Approaches to the Dimeric Diketopiperazine Alkaloids"
Thomas J. Osberger
"The Odyssey of Cyclopamine"
Howard S. Roth
"Alkane Metathesis and Related Reactions"
"Asymmetric Synthesis and Applications of Cyclopropenes"