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Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis

Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis - 2nd edition

Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780471298052

ISBN10: 0471298050

Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis by Iwao  Ed. Ojima - ISBN 9780471298052
Edition: 2ND 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published:
International: No
Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis by Iwao  Ed. Ojima - ISBN 9780471298052

ISBN13: 9780471298052

ISBN10: 0471298050

Edition: 2ND 00

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Summary

Since this important work was first published in 1993, the field of catalytic asymmetric synthesis has grown explosively, spawning effective new methods for obtaining enantiomerically pure compounds on a large scale and stimulating new applications in diverse fields-from medicine to materials science. Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis, Second Edition addresses these rapid changes through new or substantially revised contributions from highly recognized world leaders in the field. It presents detailed accounts of the most important catalytic asymmetric reactions known today, discusses recent advances, and retains from the previous edition essential and intriguing information on the initial development of certain processes. An excellent working resource for academic researchers and industrial chemists alike, the Second Edition features:
  • Contributions from Noyori, Sharpless, Kagan, Trost, Overman, Shibasaki, Doyle, Okamoto, Bolm, Carreira, and many other internationally renowned authorities
  • New chapters on asymmetric carbometallations, asymmetric amplification and autocatalysis, and asymmetric polymerization
  • Extended coverage of asymmetric carbene reactions, including asymmetric intramolecular carbene insertion to C-H bonds as well as asymmetric dihydroxylation and aminohydroxylation
  • Extended coverage of asymmetric carbon-carbon bond-forming reactions and applications
  • An appendix listing all chiral ligands in the book

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Asymmetric Hydrogenation (T. Ohkuma, et al.).

Asymmetric Hydrosilylation and Related Reactions (H. Nishiyama & K. Itoh).

Asymmetric Isomerization of Allylamines (S. Akutagawa, et al.).

Asymmetric Carbometallations (E. Negishi).

Asymmetric Addition and Insertion Reactions of Catalytically-Generated Metal Carbenes (M. Doyle).

Asymmetric Oxidations and Related Reactions (R. Johnson, et al.).

Asymmetric Carbonylations (K. Nozaki & I. Ojima).

Asymmetric Carbon-Carbon Bond-Forming Reactions (K. Maruoka, et al.).

Asymmetric Amplification and Autocatalysis (K. Soai & T. Shibata).

Asymmetric Phase-Transfer Reactions (M. O'Donnell).

Asymmetric Polymerization (Y. Okamoto & T. Nakano).

Epilogue.

Appendix.

Index.