ERIC Number: EJ275113
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Structure Elucidation of a Natural Product.
Letcher, Roy M.
Journal of Chemical Education, v60 n1 p79-81 Jan 1983
Describes an experiment simulating a real-life structure elucidation problem through isolation, characterization, and chemical transformation of an "unknown," naturally occurring monoterpene, with extensive use being made of spectroscopy and aided by biogenetic considerations. Information given to students, procedures, results, and discussion of data obtained are provided. (Author/JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A