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Advances in the Metathesis of Olefins

Double-bonded Functional Groups (1997)

  1. K. J. Ivin

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0141

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Ivin, K. J. 2009. Advances in the Metathesis of Olefins. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. The Queen's University of Belfast, South Petherton, Somerset, UK

  1. Emeritus Professor of Chemistry.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009


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    Catalysts, Intermediates, Initiator Efficiencies
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    Acyclic Monoenes not Containing Functional Groups
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    Acyclic Monoenes Containing Functional Groups
  • 5
    The Carbonyl–Olefination Reaction
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    Acyclic Diene Metathesis (ADMET)
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    Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization (ROMP) Of Cycloalkenes
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    Polymerization of Acetylenes by Olefin Metathesis Catalysts
  • 10
    Intramolecular Metathesis Reactions of Enynes and Dienynes
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    Metathesis Reactions of Alkynes Involving Total Cleavage of the C[DOUBLE BOND]C Bond


  • advances in metathesis of olefins;
  • catalysts, intermediates, initiator efficiencies;
  • second-generation catalysts (carbene catalysts);
  • propagating metal carbene olefin complex detection;
  • acyclic monoenes not containing functional groups;
  • ring-closing metathesis (RCM);
  • acetylene polymerization by olefin metathesis catalysts;
  • enyne and dienyne intramolecular metathesis reactions