[Cp∗IrCl2]2-catalysed cyclization of 2-alkynylanilines into indoles
Leong, Weng Kee
Date of Issue2014
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
[Cp∗IrCl2]2 catalyses the cyclization of 2-alkynylanilines into indoles. A wide variety of substrates is tolerated. A reaction pathway involving intramolecular hydroamination is proposed.
DRNTU::Science::Chemistry::Organic chemistry::Organometallic compounds
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