Pasto, Daniel J. Department of Chemistry, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana.
Last reviewed:January 2020
- Linear structures
- Cyclic structures
- Rotation about C-C bond
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The study of the energies and structures of conformations of organic molecules and their chemical and physical properties. Organic molecules are not static entities. The constituent atoms vibrate and groups rotate about the bond axes. See also: Stereochemistry
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