20-Dec-10. Course grades were submitted to the registrar this moring. Most likely, they will appear in electronic student transcripts by Tuesday. Final exams (high grade = 87) will be returned to students with chemistry-department mailboxes on Monday afternoon. You can also check your scores at the Rutgers Gradebook. If you do not have a chemistry mailbox and you would like to have your exam returned, please email your postal address to Dr. Huskey.

02-Dec-10. Student course evaluations can be completed online until Dec 13. Go to, log in using your Rutgers NetID, and click on the "My Workspace" tab to find the ratings link.


Thr SEP 02 Structure, Bonding, and Energetics: Principles for Organic Molecules (Parts of Chapters 1,2,3,4)
Thr SEP 09 Chapters 1,2,3,4
Thr SEP 16 Chapters 1,2,3,4
Thr SEP 23 Acid-Base Chemistry (Chapter 5)
Thr SEP 30 Chapter 5
Thr OCT 07 Energy Surfaces and Kinetics (Chapter 7)
Thr OCT 14 Chapter 7
Thr OCT 21 Chapter 7
Thr OCT 28 Mid-Term Exam
Thr NOV 04 Experiments Related to Thermodynamics and Kinetics (Chapter 8)
Thr NOV 11 Chapter 8
Thr NOV 18 Catalysis (Chapter 9)
Thr NOV 25 No Class (Thanksgiving Holiday)
Thr DEC 02 Organic Reactions I (Chapter 10 and Appendix 5)
Thr DEC 09 Organic Reactions II (Chapter 11)
Thr DEC 16 Comprehensive Final Exam (6:00 pm Smith 240)

Modern Physical Organic Chemistry (2006) by Anslyn and Dougherty
Homework Problems (homework will not be collected, but will be discussed in class)

Ch 1: 1,2,3,6,9,10,11,19,25
Ch 2: 1,6,12,16
Ch 3: 1,3,5,9,12,17,20,22,25
Ch 4: 1,2,4,8,10,12,13,19
Ch 5: 1,6,7,9,11,12,15,20
Ch 7: 1,5,7,8,9,11,13,15,16,26
Ch 8: 11,12,14,15,18,19,20,24,27
Ch 9: 1,4,8,10,13,14,15,19
Ch 10: To be assigned later
Ch 11: To be assigned later

Dr. Huskey
Fall 2010 Office Hours (218 Olson Hall)

Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 am (Check the announcements section for occasional changes to these times).

Or by appointment (

Course grades will be assigned based on a mid-term exam (30%) and a comprehensive final exam (70%).


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