Highly efficient epoxidation of cyclic alkenes catalyzed by ruthenium complex

Jian Ying Qi, Li Qin Qiu, Kim Hung Lam, Chiu Wing Yip, Zhong Yuan Zhou, Albert S.C. Chan

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The epoxidation of cyclic alkenes with molecular oxygen was efficiently completed in excellent epoxide yield using a novel ruthenium complex as catalyst under mild reaction conditions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1058-1059
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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