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N-Heterocyclic Carbenes in Synthesis



N-Heterocyclic Carbenes in Synthesis

Steven P. Nolan (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-60940-6 December 2006 319 Pages


This first handbook to focus solely on the application of N-heterocyclic carbenes in synthesis covers metathesis, organocatalysis, oxidation and asymmetric reactions, along with experimental procedures. Written by leading international experts this is a valuable and practical source for every organic chemist.
N-Heterocyclic Carbene-Ruthenium Complexes in Olefin Metathesis
Ruthenium N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes in Organic Transformations (excluding metathesis)
Cross Coupling Reactions Catalyzed by Palladium N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes
Pd-NHC Complexes as Catalysts in Telomerisation and Aryl Amination Reactions
Metal-Mediated and Catalyzed Oxidations Using N-Heterocyclic Carbene Ligands
Efficient and Selective Hydrosilylation of Alkenes and Alkynes Catalysed by Novel N-Heterocyclic Carbene Pt(0) Complexes
Ni-NHC Mediated Catalysis
Asymmetric Catalysis with Metal-N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes
Chelate and Pincer Carbene Complexes
The Quest for Longevity and Stability of Iridium-Based Hydrogenation Catalysts: N-Heterocyclic Carbenes and Crabtree's Catalyst
Cu-, Ag- and Au-NHC Complexes in Catalysis
N-Heterocyclic Carbenes as Organic Catalysts