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.
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- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
- Ceramics and Composites
- Surfaces, Coatings and Films
- Metals and Alloys
- Materials Chemistry