A new electrochemical method for the synthesis of 2-isoxazolines is reported. The reaction operates under atmospheric conditions and tolerates air and moisture. The use of potassium bromide as both electrolyte and bromine source precludes the need for toxic, air-sensitive inorganic oxidants or transition metal catalysts.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||European Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|State||Published - Jun 23 2021|
Bibliographical noteKAUST Repository Item: Exported on 2021-06-25
Acknowledgements: This work was financially supported by the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry