May 30, 2021

Amides - Structure and Nomenclature

In this article we will see how to assign common and IUPAC names to Amides compounds.

Amides are the organic compounds which are derived from carboxylic acid. They are also known as carboxamide.

Key words: Amides, IUPAC Nomenclature, Lactam.

May 25, 2021

Synthesis of Amines - Named Reactions and Mechanism

In this article we will learn about synthesis of amine compounds. We will discuss few Named reactions and mechanism.

Amines are the organic compounds and they are derivatives of ammonia. In this article we will discuss about various synthesis methods for preparation of amines. 

Key words: Amines, Derivatives of ammonia, Reduction, Alkylation, Rearrangement reaction.

May 17, 2021

Synthesis of Alkyl Halides (Haloalkanes)

In this article we will learn about synthesis of Alkyl halides (Haloalkanes). 

Alkyl halides are the organic compounds which consists of halogen atom bonded to carbon atom. 

Key words: Alkyl halide, Haloalkane, Electrophilic addition, Radical substitution, Nucleophilic substitution.

May 1, 2021

Synthesis of Alkenes from Alkyl Halides

Alkene compounds are the hydrocarbons which consist of at least one carbon-carbon double bond. Various synthesis methods for the synthesis of alkene are described herein.