Chapter 8. Oxidation and Reactions with Electrophiles

  1. Dr. rer. nat. Andreas Hirsch

Published Online: 21 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619214.ch8

The Chemistry of the Fullerenes

The Chemistry of the Fullerenes

How to Cite

Hirsch, A. (ed) (1994) Oxidation and Reactions with Electrophiles, in The Chemistry of the Fullerenes, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619214.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Institut für Organische Chemie der Universität, Auf der Morgenstelle 18, D-72076 Tübingen

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 15 SEP 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527308903

Online ISBN: 9783527619214



  • electrochemical;
  • oxygenation;
  • osmylation;
  • halogenation;
  • bromination


The chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Electrochemical Oxidation of C60 and C70

  • Oxygenation

  • Osmylation

  • Halogenation

  • Reactions with Strong Oxidizing Reagents and Acids

  • Reaction with Lewis Acids and Fullerenation of Aromatics