8. Transition metal—carbon bond cleavage through β-hydrogen elimination

  1. Frank R. Hartley2 and
  2. Saul Patai3
  1. R. J. Cross

Published Online: 21 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771747.ch8

The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 2 (1985)

The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 2 (1985)

How to Cite

Cross, R. J. (2010) Transition metal—carbon bond cleavage through β-hydrogen elimination, in The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 2 (1985) (eds F. R. Hartley and S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771747.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    The Royal Military College of Science, Shrivenham, England

  2. 3

    The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Chemistry Department, The University, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 30 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471902829

Online ISBN: 9780470771747

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Keywords:

  • hydrogen atom;
  • organotransition-metal compound;
  • carbon atom;
  • elimination reactions;
  • hydrogenating olefins

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • β-Elimination Reactions

  • α-Elimination Reactions

  • γ-Eliminations

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References