27. The role of Meisenheimer or σ-complexes in nitroarene–base interactions

  1. Saul Patai
  1. E. Buncel

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771679.ch12

Amino, Nitrosco and Nitro Compounds and Their Derivatives: Volume 2 (1982)

Amino, Nitrosco and Nitro Compounds and Their Derivatives: Volume 2 (1982)

How to Cite

Buncel, E. (1982) The role of Meisenheimer or σ-complexes in nitroarene–base interactions, in Amino, Nitrosco and Nitro Compounds and Their Derivatives: Volume 2 (1982) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771679.ch12

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 29 APR 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471278726

Online ISBN: 9780470771679

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Keywords:

  • nitroarenes;
  • nitro group;
  • aromatic ring;
  • electron-withdrawing character;
  • electron density

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Scope

  • Meisenheimer or σ-Complexes

  • Competitive Processes Involving σ-Complexes

  • Acknowledgements

  • References