Catalytic Asymmetric Friedel-Crafts Alkylations

Catalytic Asymmetric Friedel-Crafts Alkylations

Editor(s): Marco Bandini, Achille Umani-Ronchi

Published Online: 16 SEP 2009

Print ISBN: 9783527323807

Online ISBN: 9783527626977

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626977

About this Book

This first comprehensive overview of this important synthetic reaction covers the whole spectrum of this modern and rapidly developing field. Clearly structured, the book presents all the known synthetic approaches for the construction of aromatic compounds bearing benzylic stereocenters with a defined configuration. With its representative synthetic procedures, organocatalysis and industrial applications it combines a theoretical basis with practical examples, resulting in valuable advice for beginners and experts alike.
The ultimate source for every synthetic chemist in academia and industry.

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