Generation of (nonafluoro-tert-butoxy)methyl ponytails for enhanced fluorous partition of aromatics and heterocycles

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3909-3914
Journal / PublicationPhysical Chemistry Chemical Physics
Volume14
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 21 Mar 2012

Abstract

The reaction of sodium perfluoro-tert-butoxide with benzylic carbon-bromide bond(s) leads to the formation of (nonafluoro-tert-butoxy)methyl ponytail(s), which can enhance the fluorous solubility and partition of aromatics and heterocycles. © 2011 The Owner Societies.

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Generation of (nonafluoro-tert-butoxy)methyl ponytails for enhanced fluorous partition of aromatics and heterocycles. / Zhao, Xi; Ng, Wing Yan; Lau, Kai-Chung; Collis, Alana E. C.; Horváth, István T.

In: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol. 14, No. 11, 21.03.2012, p. 3909-3914.

Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journalpeer-review