Chapter 1.1. Radical Initiators

  1. Prof. Philippe Renaud1 and
  2. Prof. Mukund P. Sibi2
  1. Yasuyuki Kita and
  2. Masato Matsugi

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch1

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

How to Cite

Kita, Y. and Matsugi, M. (2008) Radical Initiators, in Radicals in Organic Synthesis (eds P. Renaud and M. P. Sibi), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Universite de Fribourg, Institut de Chimie Organique, Pérolles, CH-1700 Fribourg, Switzerland

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527301607

Online ISBN: 9783527618293

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Keywords:

  • thermolysis;
  • alkoxy radicals;
  • benzoyl peroxide;
  • acetal peroxide;
  • triethylborane

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Classification of Radicals Based on Energy Supplied

  • Radical Initiators in Organic Synthesis

  • Summary