SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

Keywords:

  • Fullerenes;
  • Cyclopropylation

Cyclopropylation of Fullerenes

Cyclopropylation of fullerenes C60 and C70 is achieved by a tandem process. Michael addition of a stabilized α-halocarbanion to fullerenes followed by intramolecular substitution of the halogen yields fullerene derivatives with functional groups.