Chapter 2.3. Nitroxides

  1. Prof. Philippe Renaud1 and
  2. Prof. Mukund P. Sibi2
  1. Rebecca Braslau and
  2. Marc O. Anderson

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch33

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

How to Cite

Braslau, R. and Anderson, M. O. (2001) Nitroxides, in Radicals in Organic Synthesis (eds P. Renaud and M. P. Sibi), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch33

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



  • nitroxides;
  • carbon radicals;
  • oxoammonium salt;
  • cationic cyclizations;
  • hydrocobaltation reactions


The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Nitroxides as Carbon Radical Traps in Non-Chain Synthetic Sequences

  • Oxidations

  • N-Alkoxyamines as Thermally Labile Latent Radicals