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Ruthenium in Organic Synthesis

Ruthenium in Organic Synthesis

Shun-Ichi Murahashi (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-30692-3

Oct 2004

398 pages

Out of stock

$320.00

Description

In this comprehensive book, one of the leading experts, Shun-Ichi Murahashi, presents all the important facets of modern synthetic chemistry using Ruthenium, ranging from hydrogenation to metathesis. In 14 contributions, written by an international authorship, readers will find all the information they need about this fascinating and extraordinary chemistry. The result is a high quality information source and a indispensable reading for everyone working in organometallic chemistry.

From the contents:

Introduction (S.-I. Murahashi)
Hydrogenation and Transfer Hydrogenation (M. Kitamura and R. Noyori)
Oxidations (S.-I. Murahashi and N. Komiya)
Carbon-Carbon Bond Formations via Ruthenacycle Intermediates (K. Itoh)
Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation via pi-Allylruthenium Intermediates (T. Mitsudo)
Olefin Metathesis (R. H. Grubbs)
Cyclopropanation (H. Nishiyama)
Nucleophilic Addition to Alkynes and Reactions via Vinylidene Intermediates (P. Dixneuf)
Reactions via C-H Activation (N. Chatani)
Lewis Acid Reactions (E. P. Kundig)
Reactions with CO and CO2 (T. Mitsudo)
Isomerization of Organic Substrates Catalyzed by Ruthenium Complexes (H. Suzuki)
Radical Reactions (H. Nagashima)
Bond Cleavage Reactions (S. Komiya)
Introduction
Hydrogenation and Transfer Hydrogenation
Oxidation Reactions
Carbon-Carbon Bond Formations via Ruthenacycle Intermediates
Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation via pi-Allylruthenium Intermediates
Ruthenium-Catalyzed Olefin Metathesis
Ruthenium-Catalyzed Cyclopropanation
Nucleophilic Addition to Alkynes and Reactions via Vinylidene Intermediates
Ruthenium-Catalyzed Reactions via sp C-H, sp2 C-H, sp3 C-H, and C-Halogen Bond Activations
Ruthenium Lewis Acid-Catalyzed Reactions
Ruthenium-Catalyzed Reactions with CO and CO2
Isomerization of Organic Substrates Catalyzed by Ruthenium Complexes
Ruthenium-Promoted Radical Reactions
Ruthenium-Catalyzed Bond Cleavage Reactions
""The book presents an interesting overview of a fascinating area of reasearch...this book has definite value and is strongly recommended, both for experienced organic chemists who wish to learn about recent developments in the field of ruthenium catalysis, and for other readers who would like to understand some fundamental chemistry of ruthenium catalysis.""
Angewandte Chemie I.E.

""... a typical reader dipping into this book as reference material will find it rewarding.""
Platinum Metals Review