This textbook is an outcome of teaching the subject to graduate students over 12 years. Along with classical examples, a great number of new literature, especially asymmetric reactions, is presented. It is aimed mainly at graduate students, but also of interest for researchers. It fits perfectly into our advanced textbook program in organic chemistry.
- Molecular Orbitals and Their Symmetry
- Electrocyclic Reactions
- Cycloaddition Reactions
- Sigmatropic Rearrangements
- Chelotropic, Group Transfer and Ene Reactions
- Special Topics
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S. Sankararaman is Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India and his research interests are modern synthetic chemistry, electron transfer reactions and radical chemistry. He has authored several publications in renowned journals and is an Alexander-Von-Humboldt Fellow.