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Oxidation of Phenols

Phenols (2003)

  1. Shosuke Yamamura

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0293

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Yamamura, S. 2009. Oxidation of Phenols. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. Keio University, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Technology, Hiyoshi, Yokohama, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009


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    Catalytic Oxidation
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    Oxidation with Nonmetal Compounds
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    Oxidation with Metal Compounds


  • phenol oxidation;
  • Birch reduction of aromatic ethers;
  • catalytic oxidation of phenols;
  • electroorganic chemistry - useful tools in organic synthesis;
  • oxidative generation of reactive species;
  • controlled potential (CPE) or constant current (CCE);
  • phenols and Fremy’s salt-mediated oxidation;
  • chiral tetrahydronaphthol stereoselective oxidative coupling