16. Non-Aromatic Heterocycles

  1. John A. Joule1 and
  2. Keith Mills2

Published Online: 6 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118380208.ch16

Heterocyclic Chemistry at a Glance, Second Edition

Heterocyclic Chemistry at a Glance, Second Edition

How to Cite

Joule, J. A. and Mills, K. (2012) Non-Aromatic Heterocycles, in Heterocyclic Chemistry at a Glance, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118380208.ch16

Author Information

  1. 1

    The School of Chemistry, The University of Manchester, UK

  2. 2

    Independent Consultant, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 4 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470971222

Online ISBN: 9781118380208

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Keywords:

  • non-aromatic heterocycles;
  • aromatic heterocycle chemistry;
  • three-membered rings;
  • aziridines, oxiranes and thiiranes;
  • heteroatom in aziridines and thiiranes;
  • Ramberg–Bäcklund synthesis of alkenes;
  • four-membered rings;
  • five- and six-membered saturated rings;
  • azetidines, by cyclisations of 3-halo-amines;
  • three-membered heterocycles from alkenes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Three-membered rings

  • Four-membered rings

  • Five- and six-membered rings

  • Ring synthesis