Pyridine synthesis from oximes and alkynes via rhodium(iii) catalysis: Cp* and Cpt provide complementary selectivity

Todd K. Hyster, Tomislav Rovis

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Abstract

The synthesis of pyridines from readily available α,β- unsaturated oximes and alkynes under mild conditions and low temperatures using Rh(iii) catalysis has been developed. It was found that the use of sterically different ligands allows for complementary selectivities to be achieved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)11846-11848
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume47
Issue number43
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 21 2011

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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