Chapter 4. Modern Alchemy: Replacing Precious Metals with Iron in Catalytic Alkene and Carbonyl Hydrogenation Reactions

  1. Dr. R. Morris Bullock
  1. Paul J. Chirik

Published Online: 27 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631582.ch4

Catalysis without Precious Metals

Catalysis without Precious Metals

How to Cite

Chirik, P. J. (2010) Modern Alchemy: Replacing Precious Metals with Iron in Catalytic Alkene and Carbonyl Hydrogenation Reactions, in Catalysis without Precious Metals (ed R. M. Bullock), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631582.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Chemical and Materials Sciences Division, P.O. Box 999, K2-57, Richland, WA 99352, USA

Author Information

  1. Cornell University, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Baker Laboratory, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 8 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323548

Online ISBN: 9783527631582

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Keywords:

  • iron;
  • hydrogenation;
  • hydrosilylation;
  • catalysis;
  • redox-active

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Alkene Hydrogenation

  • Carbonyl Hydrogenation

  • Outlook

  • References