16. Photochemistry of ketones and aldehydes

  1. Saul Patai
  1. J. N. Pitts Jr. and
  2. J. K. S. Wan

Published Online: 14 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771051.ch16

The Carbonyl Group: Volume 1 (1966)

The Carbonyl Group: Volume 1 (1966)

How to Cite

Pitts, J. N. and Wan, J. K. S. (1966) Photochemistry of ketones and aldehydes, in The Carbonyl Group: Volume 1 (1966) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771051.ch16

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. University of California, Riverside, U.S.A.

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:

  • liquid-gas chromatographic;
  • organic compounds;
  • modern experimental techniques;
  • intramolecular rearrangements;
  • chemical reaction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Spectroscopy of the Carbonyl Group

  • Primary Photochemical Processes of Ketones and Aldehydes

  • Aliphatic Ketones and Aldehydes

  • Cyclic Ketones and Aldehydes

  • α,β-Unsaturated Ketones

  • Photolysis of Alkyl Aryl Ketones

  • Aromatic Ketones and Aldehydes

  • Other Aspects of Carbonyl Photochemistry

  • Acknowledgments

  • References