Principles of Inorganic Chemistry III

A graphical representation of phosphinocarbene.

Illustration of phosphinocarbene. (Figure by Prof. Christopher Cummins.)


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Spring 2005



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This course covers the principles of main group (s and p block) element chemistry with an emphasis on synthesis, structure, bonding, and reaction mechanisms.

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Christopher Cummins. 5.05 Principles of Inorganic Chemistry III. Spring 2005. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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