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Polylithium Organic Compounds: Syntheses and Selected Molecular Structures

Organolithium Compounds (2004)

  1. Carsten Strohmann,
  2. Daniel Schildbach

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0311

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Strohmann, C. and Schildbach, D. 2009. Polylithium Organic Compounds: Syntheses and Selected Molecular Structures. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups.

Author Information

  1. Universität Würzburg, Institut für Anorganische Chemie, Würzburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    Methods of Synthesis
  • 3
    Conclusion

Keywords:

  • lithium organic compounds in preparative organic and inorganic chemistry;
  • lithium–carbon bond high polarity;
  • polylithium organic compounds;
  • halide–lithium exchange reaction and monolithiated alkyls;
  • metal–lithium exchange and polylithiated alkyl group;
  • carbon–sulphur bond reductive cleavage;
  • addition/single-electron transfer;
  • polylithiated alkyl formation and transformation