reagent friday

Reagent Friday: Thionyl Chloride (SOCl2)

Reagent Friday: Thionyl Chloride (SOCl2)

December 3, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  If there’s one thing you learn how to do w…

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Reagent Friday: Palladium on Carbon (Pd/C)

Reagent Friday: Palladium on Carbon (Pd/C)

November 25, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  It’s almost been 100 years since Paul Saba…

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Reagent Friday – Diazomethane (CH2N2)

Reagent Friday – Diazomethane (CH2N2)

November 5, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  One of the things about learning organic chemist…

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Reagent Friday: Potassium t-butoxide [KOC(CH3)3]

Reagent Friday: Potassium t-butoxide [KOC(CH3)3]

October 29, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  Sometime back in general chemistry you (hopefull…

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Reagent Friday: Sodium Periodate

Reagent Friday: Sodium Periodate

October 21, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  In organic chemistry, sometimes you need to buil…

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Reagent Friday: Grignard Reagents

Reagent Friday: Grignard Reagents

October 14, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  NOTE – I said that the Reagents app would…

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Reagent Friday: Raney Nickel

Reagent Friday: Raney Nickel

September 30, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  Named reagents have a slightly mysterious air to…

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Reagent Friday: Hydrazine (NH2NH2)

Reagent Friday: Hydrazine (NH2NH2)

September 24, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  The first time I ever heard about hydrazine, it …

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Reagent Friday: Ozone (O3)

Reagent Friday: Ozone (O3)

September 16, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide and the Reagents App for iPhone, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2.  Ozone is a molecule that most people are familiar…

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Reagent Friday: Di-isobutyl Aluminum Hydride (DIBAL)

Reagent Friday: Di-isobutyl Aluminum Hydride (DIBAL)

August 26, 2011

In a blatant plug for the Reagent Guide, each Friday  I profile a different reagent that is commonly encountered in Org 1/ Org 2. Version 1.2 just got released, with a host of corrections and a new page index.  DIB…

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