Chapter 12. Advances in the Chemistry of Amino and Nitro Compounds

  1. Saul Patai
  1. G. V. Boyd

Published Online: 4 APR 2003

DOI: 10.1002/047085720X.ch12

Amino, Nitroso, Nitro and Related Groups

Amino, Nitroso, Nitro and Related Groups

How to Cite

Boyd, G. V. (1996) Advances in the Chemistry of Amino and Nitro Compounds, in Amino, Nitroso, Nitro and Related Groups (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/047085720X.ch12

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Department of Organic Chemistry, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91904, Israel. Fax: 972-2-658-5345

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 APR 2003
  2. Published Print: 15 SEP 1996

Book Series:

  1. PATAI'S Chemistry of Functional Groups

Book Series Editors:

  1. Zvi Rappoport

Series Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471951711

Online ISBN: 9780470857205

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Amino Compounds

    • Synthesis of Amino Compounds

      • By Reduction

        • Reduction of Nitro Compounds

        • Reduction of Hydroxylamines, Oximes, Nitrones, etc.

        • Reduction of Amides and Cyanides

        • Reduction of Azides

      • By Alkylation and Arylation of Amines and Azides

      • By Modifications of the Gabriel Synthesis

      • From Alcohols

      • From Epoxides, Aziridines and Oxetanes

      • From Imines

      • By Electrophilic Amination

      • Via >equation image< Synthons

      • By Oxidative Amination

      • By Photoamination

      • By Reductive Alkylation

      • By Means of Organoboron Compounds

      • Synthesis of Olefinic and Acetylenic Amines

      • By Miscellaneous Methods

    • Reactions of Amino Compounds

      • Oxidation and Dehydrogenation

      • Dealkylation

      • Alkylation, Arylation, etc.

      • Amination of Olefins

      • Formation of Enamines

      • Formation of Amides etc.

      • Protection of Amines

      • Formation of Carbamates, Ureas, Isocyanates, etc.

      • Cyclization Reactions

      • Formation of Aminyl Radicals

      • Miscellaneous Reactions

  • Nitro Compounds

    • Synthesis

    • Reactions

      • Formation of Oximes, Nitrones, Hydroxylamines, Amines, etc.

      • Reactions of Aliphatic Nitro Compounds with Nucleophiles

      • Reactions of Nitroalkenes

  • References