Publication:

Can a Butadiene-Based Architecture Compete with its Biaryl Counterpart in Asymmetric Catalysis? Enantiopure Me-CATPHOS, a Remarkably Efficient Ligand for Asymmetric Hydrogenation (2009)

Author(s): Doherty S, Smyth CH, Harriman A, Harrington RW, Clegg W

      • Date: 01-02-2009
      • Journal: Organometallics
      • Volume: 28
      • Issue: 3
      • Pages: 888-895
      • Publisher: American Chemical Society
      • Publication type: Article
      • Bibliographic status: Published

      Keywords: Highly enantioselective hydrogenation; Amino acid derivatives; Transition metal catalysts; Diels Alder approach; Alpha amino; 2+2+2 cycloaddition; 2,2'-bis(diphenylphosphino)-1,1'-binaphthyl (BINAP); Alpha-(acylamino)acrylic acids; Reverse prenylation; Tethered diynes

      Staff

      Emeritus Professor William Clegg
      Senior Research Investigator

      Dr Simon Doherty
      Senior Lecturer