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Thermochemistry of Cyclobutane and Its Derivatives

Cyclobutanes (2005)

  1. Joel F. Liebman1,
  2. Suzanne W. Slayden2

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0318

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

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Liebman, J. F. and Slayden, S. W. 2009. Thermochemistry of Cyclobutane and Its Derivatives. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Maryland, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, USA

  2. 2

    George Mason University, Department of Chemistry, Fairfax, VA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

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Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction, Scope and Definitions
  • 2
    Ring-Strain Energies of Cyclic Compounds
  • 3
    Hydrocarbon Substituents
  • 4
    Nitrogen-Containing Substituents
  • 5
    Oxygen-Containing Substituents
  • 6
    Halogenated Cyclobutanes and Cyclobutenes
  • 7
    Polycyclic Compounds Containing Cyclobutane
  • 8
    Aromatic Species and Four-Membered Rings

Keywords:

  • thermochemistry of cyclobutane and its derivatives;
  • ring-strain energies of cyclic compounds;
  • hydrocarbon substituents;
  • nitrogen-containing substituents;
  • cyclobutanedicarboxylic acids;
  • halogenated cyclobutanes and cyclobutenes;
  • polycyclic compounds containing cyclobutane;
  • cubanes and prismanes