Chapter 8. Nickel-Catalyzed Reductive Couplings and Cyclizations

  1. Dr. R. Morris Bullock
  1. Hasnain A. Malik,
  2. Ryan D. Baxter and
  3. John Montgomery

Published Online: 27 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631582.ch8

Catalysis without Precious Metals

Catalysis without Precious Metals

How to Cite

Malik, H. A., Baxter, R. D. and Montgomery, J. (2010) Nickel-Catalyzed Reductive Couplings and Cyclizations, in Catalysis without Precious Metals (ed R. M. Bullock), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631582.ch8

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. University of Michigan, Department of Chemistry, 930 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 - 1055, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323548

Online ISBN: 9783527631582



  • nickel;
  • reductive coupling;
  • reductive cyclization;
  • allylic alcohol;
  • conjugate addition


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Couplings of Alkynes with α,β-Unsaturated Carbonyls

  • Couplings of Alkynes with Aldehydes

  • Conclusions and Outlook

  • Acknowledgements

  • References