Electroorganic synthesis in oil-in-water nanoemulsion: TEMPO-mediated electrooxidation of amphiphilic alcohols in water

Tomonori Yoshida, Manabu Kuroboshi, Jun Oshitani, Kuniaki Gotoh, Hideo Tanaka

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Abstract

Oil-in-water nanoemulsions, consisting of TEMPO, amphiphilic alcohols, and water, offer unique reaction environments for electrooxidation of the alcohols to give the corresponding carboxylic acids in good to excellent yields.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2691-2694
Number of pages4
JournalSynlett
Issue number17
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 16 2007

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Keywords

  • Alcohols
  • Aqueous environment
  • Electrooxidation
  • Nanostructure
  • TEMPO

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Organic Chemistry

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