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Robert Carlson

Dr. Robert Carlson, Professor


Contact Information

Office: Chem 325
Phone: (218) 726-7231
Fax: (218) 726-7394
E-mail: rcarlson@d.umn.edu

Teaching

Chemistry 2545: Majors Organic Laboratory

Week Handouts Powerpoints
W1a Syllabus: Organic Chemistry Check-in

W1b IR & NMR Spectroscopy Chapters 11 and 12: IR & NMR Spectroscopy, Identification of Unknowns

W2a Oxidation: Cyclohexanone from Cyclohexanol by Hypochlorite Oxidation Chapter 22: Oxidation: Cyclohexanone from Cyclohexanol by Hypochlorite Oxidation

W2b Borohydride Reduction of 2-Methylcyclohexanone Chapter 26: Borohydride Reduction of 2-Methylcyclohexanone

W3a Aldehydes and Ketones, Unknowns Chapter 36: Aldehydes and ketones

W4 Esterification. Synthesis of n-Butyl Acetate by Azeotropic Distillation of Water Chapter 40: Esterification. Synthesis of n-Butyl Ester of Unknown Acid by Azeotropic Distillation of Water

W6a Amines Chapter 43: Amines

W6b Dyes and Dyeing. Diazotization of Sulfanilic Acid & Preparation of Methyl Orange Chapter 46: Dyes and Dyeing Diazotization of Sulfanilic Acid & Preparation of Methyl Orange

w6c Polymers: Synthesis of Nylon by Interfacial Polymerization Chapter 67: Polymers: Synthesis of Nylon by Interfacial Polymerization

w9 The Sandmeyer Reaction Chapter 44: The Sandmeyer Reaction

w11a   Chapter 66: Natural Products: Synthesis of Camphor from Camphene

w11b Carbohydrates Chapter 63: Carbohydrates

w13a Friedel-Crafts Alkylation of Bezene Chapter 29: Friedel-Crafts Alkylation of Benzene
   

Other Handouts

Corrected Mystery Experiments

NMR and IR of Unknowns

Polarimeter