∗ Complete coverage of nearly 35 years of transition metal complex chemistry
∗ An in–depth treatment of many innovative synthetic methodologies
∗ A rational classification of all reactions according to substrates and reaction mechanisms
∗ Examples of important applications of transition metal catalysed reactions.
A knowledge of organic synthesis using transition metal complexes is a must for all synthetic organic chemists. Written for chemists who wish to apply novel synthetic methods using transition metal complexes to solve problems in organic and pharmaceutical chemistry, such as synthesis of fine and bulk chemicals and natural products, Transition Metal Reagents and Catalysts is an essential reference source and an indispensible research companion.
Pioneering Industrial Processes Using Homogeneous Transition Metal Catalysts.
Basic Chemistry of Transition Metal Complexes and Their Reaction Patterns.
Reactions of Organic Halides and Pseudohalides.
Reactions of Allylic Compounds.
Reactions of Conjugated Dienes.
Reactions of Propargylic Compounds.
Reactions of Alkenes and Alkynes.
Synthetic Reactions via Transition Metal Carbene Complexes.
Protection and Activation by Coordination.
Catalytic Hydrogenation, Transfer Hydrogenation and Hyrosilylation.
Reactions Promoted and Catalysed by Pd(II) Compounds.
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