12. Mechanism of homogeneous hydrogenation

  1. Frank R. Hartley
  1. F. H. Jardine

Published Online: 21 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470771778.ch12

The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 4 (1987)

The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 4 (1987)

How to Cite

Jardine, F. H. (1987) Mechanism of homogeneous hydrogenation, in The Metal - Carbon Bond: Volume 4 (1987) (ed F. R. Hartley), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470771778.ch12

Editor Information

  1. The Royal Military College of Science, Shrivenham, England

Author Information

  1. Department of Physical Sciences, North East London Polytechnic, Romford Road, London E15 4LZ, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 8 APR 1987

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471908883

Online ISBN: 9780470771778

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Keywords:

  • homogeneous catalysts;
  • diazonium compounds;
  • sulphoxide;
  • alkene complexes;
  • dihydride route

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Activation of Reactants

  • The Dihydride Route

  • The Alkene Route

  • The Alkyl Route

  • Alkyne Hydrogenation

  • Hydrogenation of Carbon—Oxygen Bonds

  • Conclusion

  • References