Chapter 5.1. Nitrogen-Centered Radicals

  1. Prof. Philippe Renaud1 and
  2. Prof. Mukund P. Sibi2
  1. Lucien Stella

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch45

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

Radicals in Organic Synthesis

How to Cite

Stella, L. (2001) Nitrogen-Centered Radicals, in Radicals in Organic Synthesis (eds P. Renaud and M. P. Sibi), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618293.ch45

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



  • heteroatom -centered radicals;
  • carbon-carbon double bond;
  • aminyl radicals;
  • carbon-nitrogen single bond;
  • lewis acids


The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Basic Principles

  • Reactions with Saturated Aliphatic Compounds

  • Reactions with Aromatic Compounds

  • Reactions with Olefins

  • Outlook