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Alkanes: Introduction and Chemical Bond

ChemieOrganische ChemieAlkane

This learning unit introduces alkanes and gives an insight into their molecular structure and conformation using various examples.


  • Prof. Dr. Rainer Herges
  • Dr. Torsten Winkler


  • Dr. Guenter Grethe

Learning objective

  • Alkanes: Basics and Properties
  • Molecular Structure of Alkanes
  • Conformation of Alkanes

Important Keywords in this Learning Unit

alkane, conformation, Newman projection