Chapter 5. The generation of unstable enols

  1. Zvi Rappoport
  1. Brian Capon

Published Online: 16 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772294.ch5

Enols (1990)

Enols (1990)

How to Cite

Capon, B. (1990) The generation of unstable enols, in Enols (1990) (ed Z. Rappoport), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470772294.ch5

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Author Information

  1. Chemistry Department, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471917205

Online ISBN: 9780470772294

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Keywords:

  • carboxylic acids;
  • enolate anions;
  • flash thermolysis;
  • allylic alcohols;
  • matrix isolation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Generation and Detection in the Gas Phase

  • Generation by Flash Thermolysis

  • Photochemical Generation

  • Matrix Isolation

  • Generation in Solution from Reactive Precursors

  • Generation by the Transition-Metal Catalysed Isomerization of Allylic Alcohols

  • References