Carbenoid mediated synthesis of N-heterocycles
Loy, Nicole Shen Yen
Date of Issue2014
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Metal carbenoids are highly reactive intermediates that are generated in situ from diazo compounds and transition metals. This work is directed towards the synthesis of N-heterocycles from metal carbenoids, namely the synthesis of pyridines, pyrazine, oxazole and pyrroles in one pot.