Chapter 2.4. Cerium(IV) and Other Oxidizing Agents

  1. Prof. Philippe Renaud1 and
  2. Prof. Mukund P. Sibi2
  1. Torsten Linker

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch12

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

How to Cite

Linker, T. (2001) Cerium(IV) and Other Oxidizing Agents, in Radicals in Organic Synthesis (eds P. Renaud and M. P. Sibi), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch12

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



  • cerium ammonium nitrate;
  • allylic sulfones;
  • electron transfer;
  • pentavalent vanadium complexes;
  • organic molecules


The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Cerium(IV)-Mediated Radical Reactions

  • Iron(III)-Mediated Radical Reactions

  • Copper(II)-Mediated Radical Reactions

  • Oxidative Radical Reactions by Other Metals