Chapter 4.5. Enantioselective Radical Reactions

  1. Prof. Philippe Renaud1 and
  2. Prof. Mukund P. Sibi2
  1. Mukund P. Sibi and
  2. Tara R. Rheault

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch23

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

How to Cite

Sibi, M. P. and Rheault, T. R. (2001) Enantioselective Radical Reactions, in Radicals in Organic Synthesis (eds P. Renaud and M. P. Sibi), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch23

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



  • diastereoselective radical reactions;
  • chiral lewis acid;
  • hydrogen atom transfer;
  • enantioselective allylations;
  • donor atoms


The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Complexation of the Radical

  • Complexation of the Trap

  • Enantioselective Cyclizations

  • Conclusions