Iminium ion catalysis: Use of the α-effect in the acceleration of the Diels-Alder reaction

Julie L. Cavill, Jens-Uwe Peters, Nicholas C. O. Tomkinson

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Abstract

The α-effect can be used in the acceleration of the Diels-Alder reaction between a series of dienes and electron deficient dienophiles using iminium ion catalysis, providing a novel mol. scaffold capable of performing this class of catalytic process. [on SciFinder(R)]
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Pages (from-to)728-729
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Keywords

  • iminium ion catalysis
  • Diels-Alder reaction

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