Description

Advances in Physical Organic Chemistry provides the chemical community with authoritative and critical assessments of the many aspects of physical organic chemistry. The field is a rapidly developing one, with results and methodologies finding application from biology to solid state physics.

Key Features

* Reviews the application of quantitative and mathematical methods towards understanding chemical problems
* Covers organic, organometallic, bioorganic, enzymes and materials topics

Readership

For those interested in the relationship between the structure and function of organic compounds and includes physical and theoretical chemists as well as organic and bioorganic chemists

Table of Contents

Advisory Board

Contributors

Preface

Chapter One. Revised Mechanisms for Simple Organic Reactions

1. Introduction

2. Acid Systems

3. The Excess Acidity Method

4. Modified Reaction Mechanisms

5. Conclusions and General Comments

References

Chapter Two. New Applications of Isotope Effects in the Determination of Organic Reaction Mechanisms

1. Scope and Purpose for This Review

2. General Introduction and Background

3. New Methods

4. Areas of Current Interest: A Systems View

5. Areas of Future Exploration

6. Concluding Comments

References

Chapter Three. Antitumor Drugs and Nitrenium Ions

1. Introduction

2. Carcinogenic AAS and HAAS

3. Nitrenium-Mediated Drug Side Effects

4. Antitumor Drugs Mediated by Nitrenium Ions

5. Conclusion

References

Subject Index

Author Index

Cumulative Index of Titles

Cumulative Index of Authors

Details

No. of pages:
216
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123984845
Electronic ISBN:
9780123984586