Chapter 5. Decomposition of organic azides

  1. Saul Patai
  1. R. A. Abramovitch and
  2. E. P. Kyba

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771266.ch5

The Azido Group (1971)

The Azido Group (1971)

How to Cite

Abramovitch, R. A. and Kyba, E. P. (1971) Decomposition of organic azides, in The Azido Group (1971) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771266.ch5

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. University of Alabama, University, Alabama 35486

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1971

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471669258

Online ISBN: 9780470771266

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Keywords:

  • organic azides;
  • carbonyl compound;
  • nitrogen atom;
  • phenyl migration;
  • lesser extent

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Acid-Catalysed Decompositions

  • Thermally Induced Decompositions

  • Decomposition with Trivalent Phosphorus Compounds

  • Photolytic Decomposition

  • Transition Metal-Catalysed Decompositions

  • References