Chapter 7. Photochemistry and Radiation Chemistry

  1. Professor Saul Patai
  1. William M. Horspool

Published Online: 29 JUL 2004

DOI: 10.1002/0470024771.ch7

Triple Bonded Functional Groups (1994)

Triple Bonded Functional Groups (1994)

How to Cite

Horspool, W. M. (1994) Photochemistry and Radiation Chemistry, in Triple Bonded Functional Groups (1994) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470024771.ch7

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, The University of Dundee, Dundee, DD1 4HN, Scotland, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 JUL 2004
  2. Published Print: 31 OCT 1994

Book Series:

  1. PATAI'S Chemistry of Functional Groups

Book Series Editors:

  1. Professor Saul Patai and
  2. Professor Zvi Rappoport

Series Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471935599

Online ISBN: 9780470024775

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Photochemical Reactions of Alkynes

    • Free Radical Reactions

    • Photo-hydration of Alkynes and Related Processes

    • Cycloaddition Reactions of Alkynes

      • Open-chain Systems

      • Additions to Cyclopentenones

      • Additions to Cyclohexenones

        • Intermolecular Additions

        • Intramolecular Additions

    • Additions to Aromatic Systems

      • Intermolecular Additions

      • Intramolecular Additions

    • Oxetane Formation

    • Miscellaneous Alkyne Addition Reactions

    • Di-π-methane Reactivity

    • Rearrangements and Cyclizations of Alkynes

    • Miscellaneous Reactions of Ynones

  • Photochemistry of Compounds Containing Nitrile Groups

    • cis, trans-isomerization

    • Free Radical Addition Reactions to Cyanoalkenes

    • Photoreactions of Cyanocyclopropanes and Synthesis of Cyanocyclopropanes

    • Cyclobutane Formation by Addition to Cyanoalkene Systems

    • Addition to Cyanoarenes

    • Photochromism

    • Cyano-oxiranes

    • Oxetane Formation

    • Fragmentations of Cyanoalkenes and Related Compounds

    • Reduction Processes of Systems Containing Cyano Groups

  • Photochemistry of Compounds Containing a Diazo Group

    • Synthesis of Cyclopropanes

    • Photo-Wolff Reactivity

    • Hydrogen Abstraction and Insertion Reactions

    • Ring Opening, Ring Formation and Fragmentations

    • Other Carbenes

      • Phosphorus Substitution

      • Silicon Substitution

    • Spectroscopic and Related Studies

  • Irradiation of Aromatic Diazonium Salts

  • Irradiation of Azides

    • Alkyl Azides

    • Acyl Azides

    • Irradiation of Vinyl Azides

    • Miscellaneous Azides

    • Aryl Azides

      • Ring-expansion Reactions

      • Diazepines and Triazepines

    • Intramolecular Cyclizations

    • Photoaffinity Labelling

  • Radiation Chemistry

    • Alkynes

    • Nitriles

    • Diazonium Salts

    • Azides

  • References