11. Reduction of carbonyl groups

  1. Saul Patai
  1. Owen H. Wheeler

Published Online: 14 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771051.ch11

The Carbonyl Group: Volume 1 (1966)

The Carbonyl Group: Volume 1 (1966)

How to Cite

Wheeler, O. H. (1966) Reduction of carbonyl groups, in The Carbonyl Group: Volume 1 (1966) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771051.ch11

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Puerto Rico Nuclear Center, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1966

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470669204

Online ISBN: 9780470771051

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Keywords:

  • protons;
  • secondary alcohol;
  • aldehyde;
  • hydrocarbon;
  • primary amines

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Catalytic Reduction

  • Reduction by Dissolving Metals

  • Electrochemical Reduction

  • Reductive Amination

  • Reduction by Organic Reagents

  • Metal Hydride Reduction

  • Miscellaneous Reductions

  • References