Chapter 16. Photochemistry of Nitro and Nitroso Compounds

  1. Saul Patai
  1. Tong-Ing Ho1 and
  2. Yuan L. Chow2

Published Online: 4 APR 2003

DOI: 10.1002/047085720X.ch16

Amino, Nitroso, Nitro and Related Groups

Amino, Nitroso, Nitro and Related Groups

How to Cite

Ho, T.-I. and Chow, Y. L. (1996) Photochemistry of Nitro and Nitroso Compounds, in Amino, Nitroso, Nitro and Related Groups (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/047085720X.ch16

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Roosevelt Road Section 4, Taipei, Taiwan (ROC). Fax: 886-2-363-6359

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada V5A 1S6. Fax: (604)-291-3765

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

  • Photochemistry of Aromatic Nitro Compounds

    • Photoreduction

    • Photosubstitution

      • Intermolecular Reactions

      • Intramolecular Reactions (Photo-Smiles Rearrangements)

    • Photorearrangements

      • Intramolecular Redox Reactions

        • o-alkylnitrobenzenes

        • o-benzyl Derivatives

        • Nitrobenzenes with ortho C[DOUBLE BOND]X Bonds and Their Derivatives

        • Nitrobenzenes with ortho Heteroatom Substituents and Their Derivatives

      • Nitro–Nitrite Rearrangement

    • Photoaddition and Coupling

    • Photoisomerization

    • Heterocyclic Compounds Containing Nitro Groups

    • Photoretro-Aldol Type Reactions and Photodecarboxylation to Generate Nitroaromatic Anions

    • Photoredox Reactions in Aqueous Solutions

    • Photodissociation

    • Photonitration

  • Photochemistry of Nitro-olefins

  • Photochemistry of Aliphatic Nitro Compounds

    • Simple Nitroalkanes

    • aci-nitronates

    • Geminally Substituted Nitroalkanes

  • Photochemistry of C-nitroso Compounds

    • Simple Nitrosoalkanes

    • Geminally Substituted Nitroalkanes

    • Aromatic Nitroso Compounds

    • Other C-nitroso Compounds

  • Photochemistry of Alkyl Nitrites

  • Photochemistry of N-nitro and N-nitroso Compounds

    • Nitrosamines

      • Photolysis Mechanisms

      • Photo Addition

      • Sensitized Nitrosamine Photoreaction by Dual Proton and Energy Transfer

    • Nitramines

    • Nitrosamides

  • References