Teaching

Here you will find some notes that will help you to understand organometallic reactions and the mechanisms of transition metal-catalyzed reactions. The notes on catalysis are not comprehensive, rather they are introductions to general classes of catalytic reactions.  Future updates will expand the scope of the material and include important "named reaction" mechanisms.


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