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CHEM560 INORGANIC REACTION MECHANISMS

Course Code: 2340560
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Chemistry
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. SAM ZKAR
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

After a brief review of the present theories which account for metal-ligand bonding, the mechanisms of inorganic reactions in solution are studied under the following subtitles, 1) Ligand substitution reactions of square-planar, tetrahedral and octahedral transition metal complexes, 2) Electron transfer reaction, 3) Oxidative addition reactions. 4) Catalysis reactions.