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Electrochemical deoxygenation of primary alcohols

Electrochemical deoxygenation of primary alcohols


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Lam, Kevin ORCID: 0000-0003-1481-9212 and Markó, István E. (2012) Electrochemical deoxygenation of primary alcohols. Synlett, 23 (8). pp. 1235-1239. ISSN 0936-5214 (Print), 1437-2096 (Online) (doi:10.1055/s-0031-1290778)

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Direct electrolysis of primary alcohols, in the presence of methyl toluate, leads smoothly to the formation of the corresponding deoxygenated product in high yield.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Deoxygenation, Electrochemical, Esters, Free radicals, Reduction
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Q Science > QD Chemistry
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Engineering & Science
Faculty of Engineering & Science > Department of Pharmaceutical, Chemical & Environmental Sciences
Last Modified: 10 Oct 2017 16:22
Selected for GREAT 2016: None
Selected for GREAT 2017: None
Selected for GREAT 2018: None

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