Chapter 8. Heterogenized Organocatalysts for Asymmetric Transformations

  1. Prof. Dr. Kuiling Ding2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Yasuhiro Uozumi3
  1. Maurizio Benaglia

Published Online: 12 SEP 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527623013.ch8

Handbook of Asymmetric Heterogeneous Catalysis

Handbook of Asymmetric Heterogeneous Catalysis

How to Cite

Benaglia, M. (2008) Heterogenized Organocatalysts for Asymmetric Transformations, in Handbook of Asymmetric Heterogeneous Catalysis (eds K. Ding and Y. Uozumi), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527623013.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, 354 Fenglin Road, Shanghai 200032, P. R. China

  2. 3

    Institute for Molecular Science (IMS), Myodaiji, Okazaki 444-8787, Japan

Author Information

  1. Università degli Studi di Milano, Dipartimento di Chimica, Organica e Industriale, via Golgi 19, 20133 Milan, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 SEP 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527319138

Online ISBN: 9783527623013



  • catalyst immobilization;
  • organic catalysis;
  • stereoselective synthesis;
  • enantioselective catalysis;
  • recoverable catalyst;
  • catalyst recycle


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General Considerations on the Immobilization Process

  • Phase-Transfer Catalysts

  • Nonionic Cinchona-Derived Catalysts

  • Lewis Base Catalysts

  • Catalysts Derived from Amino Acids

  • Miscellaneous Catalysts

  • Outlook and Perspectives