Monthly Archives: August 2011

Calzone Synthesis

During the second day of chemistry Collaborations Workshops & Community of Scholars (cCWCS) participants performed an aldol condensation between a substituted benzaldehyde and a substituted acetophenone. This experiment was recently published in JCE in an article entitled “Synthesis and Hydrogenation of Disubstituted Chalcones. A Guided-Inquiry Organic Chemistry Project.” We used a least 7 different combinations […]