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Organic Chemistry I, Fall 2018


Chem 2541 (Organic I lectures) and Chem 2543 (Organic I lab)

INSTRUCTOR:

Dr. Viktor V. Zhdankin

Office: Chem. 341, Phone: 726-6902; office hours: M, W, F 10:50 to 11:50 am (after lecture) or by appointment
e-mail: vzhdanki@d.umn.edu

Chem 2543 syllabus and lab materials

TEACHING ASSISTANTS:

Cody Makitalo (Lead TA)        makit003@d.umn.edu                M-3 (Sec. 1), Th-3 (Sec. 16); office hours: 11-12 pm T, Th 
Kim Ngo                                  ngo00043@d.umn.edu              M-3
(Sec. 2), Tu-9 (Sec. 5), T-3 (Sec. 8), Th-9 (Sec. 12); office hours: 2-3 pm W, Th
Melissa Jarvi                           jarvi201@d.umn.edu                 Tu-9 (Sec. 4), W-3 (Sec. 9), Th-9 (Sec. 11), Th-12 (Sec. 13); office hours: 11-12 pm T, Th
Sam Stadem                           stade025@d.umn.edu               Tu-3
(Sec. 7), W-3 (Sec. 10), Th-12 (Sec. 14)

See following links for information on the course and handouts:

Chem 2541 Syllabus

Textbook: "Organic Chemistry: a Two-Semester Course of Essential Organic Chemistry” by Zhdankin and Grundt
(required). The book is available from UMD Bookstore (1st Edition $96.25 or Preliminary Edition $87.25) or can be purchased on-line (1st Edition $74.95) from Cognella publishing company: https://store.cognella.com/81613-1B-002

"Solutions Manual and Additional Problems for Organic Chemistry” by Grundt, Mereddy, and Zhdankin
(required). The book is available from UMD Bookstore (1st Edition $83.50 or Preliminary Edition $78.25) or can be purchased on-line ($64.95) from Cognella: https://store.cognella.com/82138-1B-002

Canvas Homework assignments (follow the link to Chem 2541 Canvas Course Site from your personal MyU page)

Sample Exams and Quizzes (in PDF format)

Current Grades (follow the link to eGradebook from your personal MyU page)

Keys to Quizzes and Exams (will be posted on the day of exam or quiz after 1 pm)

Grading Policies

UMD TUTORING CENTER:       http://www.d.umn.edu/tutoring/


Useful links to other Organic Chemistry Web sites:

Georgia State University - Organic Chemistry Resources Worldwide
Additional links
IUPAC Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry

 

This page  was created by  Dr. Viktor  V. Zhdankin  on August 1, 2018
The website is updated on a daily basis