∗ outlines the role of sulfur in biological systems
∗ surveys the special characteristics of organosulfur compounds and the major methods for their synthesis
∗ provides an insight into the differences between organosulfur and the analogous oxygen compounds
∗ identifies the unique features of organosulfur compounds and their varied uses both in industry and as key reagents in organic synthesis
Synthesis of Organosulfur Compounds.
Structure–Chemical Relationships in Organosulfur Compounds.
Thiols, Sulfides and Sulfenic Acids.
Sulfoxides and Sulfones.
Sulfonium and Oxosulfonium Salts, Sulfur Ylides and Sulfenyl Carbanions.
Sulfinic Acids, Sulfonic Acids and Derivatives;
Miscellaneous Organosulfur Compounds.
The Utility of Organosulfur Compounds in Organic Synthesis.
Uses of Organosulfur Compounds.