5. Supported Asymmetric Organocatalysis

  1. Wei Zhang2 and
  2. Berkeley W. Cue Jr.3
  1. Long Zhang,
  2. Lingyun Cui,
  3. Sanzhong Luo and
  4. Jin-Pei Cheng

Published Online: 29 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470711828.ch5

Green Techniques for Organic Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry

Green Techniques for Organic Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry

How to Cite

Zhang, L., Cui, L., Luo, S. and Cheng, J.-P. (2012) Supported Asymmetric Organocatalysis, in Green Techniques for Organic Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry (eds W. Zhang and B. W. Cue), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470711828.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Center for Green Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

  2. 3

    BWC Pharma Consulting, LLC, Green Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ledyard, Connecticut, USA

Author Information

  1. Beijing National Laboratory for Molecular Sciences (BNLMS), CAS Key Laboratory of Molecular Recognition and Function, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470711514

Online ISBN: 9780470711828



  • supported asymmetric organocatalysis;
  • organocatalysis, for catalytic asymmetric organic synthesis;
  • immobilized organocatalysts, recovered and reused;
  • polymer-supported proline catalysts, and dendritic linkers;
  • polymer-supported MacMillan catalyst;
  • asymmetric PTCs;
  • solid acid-supported organocatalysis;
  • ionic liquid-supported organocatalysts;
  • MNPs, and features, good stability, easy synthesis, functionalization;
  • the supported strategy in asymmetric organocatalysts


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Polymer-Supported Organocatalysts

  • Solid Acid-Supported Organocatalysis

  • Ionic Liquid-Supported Organocatalysts

  • Magnetic Nanoparticle-Supported Organocatalysts

  • Silica-Supported Asymmetric Organocatalysts

  • Clay Entrapped Organocatalysts

  • Miscellaneous

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References