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Chiroptical Properties of Amino Compounds

Amino, Nitroso, Nitro and Related Groups (1996)

  1. Howard E. Smith

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0073

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Smith, H. E. 2009. Chiroptical Properties of Amino Compounds. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. Vanderbilt University, Department of Chemistry, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009


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    Asymmetric Synthesis
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    Estimation of Enantiomeric Excess
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    Electronic Circular Dichroism (ECD)
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    Vibrational Optical Activity (VOA)


  • chiroptical properties of amino compounds;
  • asymmetric synthesis - synthesis using enzymes;
  • alkene aziridination with chiral diimine-based catalysts;
  • enantiomeric excess estimation;
  • chromatography using chiral stationary phases;
  • electronic circular dichroism (ECD);
  • enzyme-catalyzed stereoselective synthesis of propanolamine enantiomers;
  • amino group effect on benzene chromophore