Chapter 10. Chemistry of sulphenyl halides and sulphenamides

  1. Saul Patai
  1. G. Capozzi1,
  2. G. Modena2 and
  3. L. Pasquato2

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772287.ch10

Sulfenic Acids and Derivatives (1990)

Sulfenic Acids and Derivatives (1990)

How to Cite

Capozzi, G., Modena, G. and Pasquato, L. (1990) Chemistry of sulphenyl halides and sulphenamides, in Sulfenic Acids and Derivatives (1990) (ed S. Patai), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772287.ch10

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centro Chimica e Struttura dei Composti Eterociclici, CNR, Dipartimento di Chimica Organica ‘Ugo Shift’, I–50121, Firenze, Italy

  2. 2

    Centro Meccanismi di Reazioni Organiche, CNR, Dipartimento di Chimica Organica, via Marzolo 1, I–35131, Padova, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 30 APR 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471923732

Online ISBN: 9780470772287



  • sulphenyl halides;
  • theoretical point;
  • generic group;
  • sulphenic acids;
  • sulphenate esters


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Reactions of Sulphenyl Halides with N-Nucleophiles

  • Reactions with π-Nucleophiles

  • Reactivity of Sulphenyl Halides and Other Sulphenic Derivatives with Functionaliszed Alkenes and Alkynes

  • Functionalized Sulphenyl Halides

  • Sulphenamides

  • Conclusions

  • References