CHEM 512 Catalysis, Concepts and Applications (3 credits)

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Offered by: Chemistry (Faculty of Science)


Chemistry : General concepts governing catalysis and practical aspects of its implementation including its most important applications. A global perspective on industrial catalysis. A general introduction about catalysis including homogeneous catalysis, heterogeneous catalysis, organocatalysis, and biocatalysis. A select number of reactions will be studied in detail, based on the most recent research efforts made in the field of catalysis.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Moores-François, Audrey; Arndtsen, Bruce A (Winter)

  • Prerequisites: CHEM 381, CHEM 302, CHEM 243

  • Restriction: Course open to U3 undergraduate students and graduate students