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Asymmetric Functionalization of C–H Bonds

RSC Catalysis Series


Professor Chris Hardacre, Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

Series Editors:

Professor Bert Klein Gebbink, Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Professor Jose Rodriguez, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA

Titles in the Series:

1: Carbons and Carbon Supported Catalysts in Hydroprocessing

2: Chiral Sulfur Ligands: Asymmetric Catalysis

3: Recent Developments in Asymmetric Organocatalysis

4: Catalysis in the Refining of Fischer–Tropsch Syncrude

5: Organocatalytic Enantioselective Conjugate Addition Reactions: A Powerful Tool for the Stereocontrolled Synthesis of Complex Molecules

6: N-Heterocyclic Carbenes: From Laboratory Curiosities to Efficient Synthetic Tools

7: P-Stereogenic Ligands in Enantioselective Catalysis

8: Chemistry of the Morita–Baylis–Hillman Reaction

9: Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer: A Carrefour of Chemical Reactivity Traditions

10: Asymmetric Domino Reactions

11: C–H and C–X Bond Functionalization: Transition Metal Mediation

12: Metal Organic Frameworks as Heterogeneous Catalysts

13: Environmental Catalysis Over Gold-Based Materials

14: Computational Catalysis

15: Catalysis in Ionic Liquids: From Catalyst Synthesis to Application

16: Economic Synthesis of Heterocycles: Zinc, Iron, Copper, Cobalt, Manganese and Nickel Catalysts

17: Metal Nanoparticles for Catalysis: Advances and Applications

18: Heterogeneous Gold Catalysts and Catalysis

19: Conjugated Linoleic Acids and Conjugated Vegetable Oils

20: Enantioselective Multicatalysed Tandem Reactions

21: New Trends in Cross-Coupling: Theory and Applications

22: Atomically-Precise Methods for Synthesis of Solid Catalysts

23: Nanostructured Carbon Materials for Catalysis

24: Heterocycles from Double-Functionalized Arenes: Transition Metal Catalyzed Coupling Reactions

25: Asymmetric Functionalization of C–H Bonds

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Asymmetric Functionalization of C–H Bonds

Edited by

Shu-Li You

Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry,

Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China



RSC Catalysis Series No. 25

Print ISBN: 978-1-78262-102-7

PDF eISBN: 978-1-78262-196-6

ISSN: 1757-6725

A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library

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