CH-422 / 2 crédits

Enseignant: Hu Xile

Langue: Anglais


Summary

This course on homogeneous catalysis provide a detailed understanding of how these catalysts work at a mechanistic level and give examples of catalyst design for important reactions (hydrogenation, olefin metathesis, cross-coupling).

Content

Keywords

homogeneous catalysis, reaction mechanism, catalyst design, synthesis

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

inorganic chemisrty

organic chemistry

organometallic chemistry

 

Recommended courses

homogeneous catalysis

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Classify catalysts and different catalysed reactions
  • Explore the molecular mechanisms of catalytic processes
  • Assess / Evaluate the ways that catalysts can be improved
  • Design superior catalysts (in theory)

Teaching methods

Lecture course

Assessment methods

Written exam

Resources

Ressources en bibliothèque

Notes/Handbook

Encyclopedia of Catalysis, Ed. István T. Horváth, 2010, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Catalyst design for synthesis
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Catalyst design for synthesis
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14CHB331    
14-15    
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Lundi, 13h - 15h: Cours CHB331