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Alcohols and aldehydes are oxidised to the corresponding methyl esters by reaction with methanol in the presence of crotononitrile as a hydrogen acceptor using a catalyst combination of Ru(PPh3)(3)(CO)H-2 with xantphos.
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 4 May 2009|
- hydrogen transfer
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SYNTHETIC APPLICATIONS OF CATALYTIC RUTHENIUM COMPLEXES
Williams, J. & Whittlesey, M.
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
1/10/07 → 30/09/11
Project: Research council