A Simple and Efficient Catalytic Method for the Reduction of Ketones
2007 (English)In: Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis, ISSN 1615-4150, E-ISSN 1615-4169, Vol. 349, no 10, 1609-1613 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
A range of ketones was efficiently reduced in the presence of catalytic amounts of lithium isopropoxide in 2-propanol under microwave heating, with alcohol products being formed in yields up to 99 %.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2007. Vol. 349, no 10, 1609-1613 p.
alkali metals, hydrogen transfer, ketones, microwave heating, reduction
Research subject Organic Chemistry
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-25594DOI: 10.1002/adsc.200700091ISI: 000248365300009OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-25594DiVA: diva2:200025