[ 491ESYNOMCV19 ] VL Organometallic Chemistry

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Chemistry Marko Hapke 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Chemistry and Chemical Technology (CCT) 2019W
  • Repetition of basics of organotransition metal chemistry
  • In-depth treatment and detailed discussion of important aspects
  • Broad understanding of organotransition metal chemistry
  • Structure and bonding in transition metal compounds
  • Synthesis of transition metal compounds
  • Exemplary applications of transition metal compounds
  • Discussion of most important ligand classes: carbonyls, metallocenes, etc.
Criteria for evaluation Written exam at the end of the semester
Methods Power point presentation Additional explanations at the blackboard
Language English
Study material
  1. Organotransition Metal Chemistry: From Bonding to Catalysis, J. Hartwig, University Science Books, Sausalito, 2009
  2. The Organometallic Chemistry of the Transition Metals (6th Edition), R. H. Crabtree, Wiley, 2014
  3. Organometallic Chemistry (3rd Edition), G. O. Spessard, G. L. Miessler, Oxford University Press, 2015
  4. Introductory: Organometallics and Catalysis, M. Bochmann, Oxford University Press, 2015
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 491WANCOUMV16: VL Organometallchemie der Übergangsmetalle (3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment