Subject: for Wednesday.
From: Bob Hanson
Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2004 18:56:34 -0500

OK, Wednesday we go 3D. Bring your models if you have them. The whole idea here is thinking about energy in terms of the 3-dimensional rotation about C-C bonds. It's the basis for much else that you will do in organic.

Suggest you take a peek at these for Wednesday.

You might not be able to view the following if you don't have the chime plugin installed for your browser. The file you need is

(select "save to disk" if you click on that link.)
If you have a PC, it goes in your Netscape "plugins" directory

usually C:\Program Files\Netscape\Netscape\plugins

or your Internet explorer plugins directory

C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\PLUGINS

I don't know what the file is that you need for a Mac.

Suggested online material (for Friday):


Robert M. Hanson,, 507-646-3107
Professor of Chemistry, St. Olaf College
1520 St. Olaf Ave., Northfield, MN 55057

"Imagination is more important than knowledge."  - Albert Einstein