12. Oxidation and reduction of alcohols and ethers

  1. Saul Patai
  1. Paul Müller

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771624.ch12

Ethers, Crown Ethers, Hydroxyl Groups and their Sulphur Analogues: Volume 1 (1981)

Ethers, Crown Ethers, Hydroxyl Groups and their Sulphur Analogues: Volume 1 (1981)

How to Cite

Müller, P. (2010) Oxidation and reduction of alcohols and ethers, in Ethers, Crown Ethers, Hydroxyl Groups and their Sulphur Analogues: Volume 1 (1981) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771624.ch12

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Département de Chimie Organique, Université de Genève, Genève, Suisse

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 4 FEB 1981

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471277712

Online ISBN: 9780470771624

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Keywords:

  • functional groups;
  • alcohol oxidations;
  • complex hydrides;
  • hydroxylic hydrogen;
  • oxidizing agent

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Oxidation of Alcohols

  • Oxidation of Ethers

  • Reduction of Alcohols

  • Reduction of Ethers

  • References