Organometallic chemistry and homogeneous catalysis (MHC)

Course description Organometallic chemistry and homogeneous catalysis (MHC)
Year: 2013-2014
Catalog number: 4333ORGHOY
  • Dr. E. Bouwman
Language: English
Blackboard: Yes
EC: 6
Level: 500
Period: Semester 1, Block I
  • No Elective choice
  • Yes Contractonderwijs
  • Yes Exchange
  • Yes Study Abroad
  • No Evening course
  • No A la Carte
  • No Honours Class

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Organometallic chemistry of the d-block elements; electron counting, stability and reactivity, reaction mechanisms, steric and electronic influence of the ligands on reactivity. Application in homogeneous catalysis, industrial processes: hydrogenation, hydroformylation, polymerisation, metathesis etc. New developments, possible new processes and applications.