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Iminium ion catalysis: Use of the α-effect in the acceleration of the Diels-Alder reaction

Cavill, Julie L. and Peters, Jens-Uwe and Tomkinson, Nicholas C. O. (2003) Iminium ion catalysis: Use of the α-effect in the acceleration of the Diels-Alder reaction. Chemical Communications (6). pp. 728-729. ISSN 1359-7345

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Abstract

The α-effect can be used in the acceleration of the Diels-Alder reaction between a series of dienes and electron deficient dienophiles using iminium ion catalysis, providing a novel mol. scaffold capable of performing this class of catalytic process. [on SciFinder(R)]