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Hydrogenation for C[BOND]C Bond Formation

Part 1. Homogeneous Catalysis

  1. John F. Bower,
  2. Michael J. Krische

Published Online: 15 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628698.hgc008

Handbook of Green Chemistry

Handbook of Green Chemistry

How to Cite

Bower, J. F. and Krische, M. J. 2010. Hydrogenation for C[BOND]C Bond Formation. Handbook of Green Chemistry. 1:8:205–254.

Author Information

  1. University of Texas at Austin, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Austin, TX, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2010

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The sections in this article are

  • By-product-free C[BOND]C Coupling and the Departure from Preformed Organometallic Reagents
  • Hydrogenative Vinylation of Carbonyl Compounds and Imines
  • Hydrogenative Allylation of Carbonyl Compounds
  • Hydrogenative Aldol and Mannich Additions
  • Hydrogenative Acyl Substitution (Reductive Hydroacylation)
  • Hydrogenative Carbocyclization
  • Future Directions
  • Acknowledgments


  • hydrogenation;
  • homogeneous catalysis;
  • C[BOND]C bond formation;
  • green chemistry