Topics in Catalysis

, Volume 25, Issue 1, pp 29–42

Diastereoselective Hydrogenation in the Preparation of Fine Chemicals


DOI: 10.1023/B:TOCA.0000003096.11191.25

Cite this article as:
Kukula, P. & Prins, R. Topics in Catalysis (2003) 25: 29. doi:10.1023/B:TOCA.0000003096.11191.25


Heterogeneous catalytic diastereoselective hydrogenation is reviewed with a special emphasis on its application in the preparation of fine chemicals.

hydrogenationheterogeneous catalystsdiastereoselectivityfine chemicalschiral auxiliaryamino acids

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Solvias AGBaselSwitzerland
  2. 2.Institute for Chemical and BioengineeringSwiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)ZurichSwitzerland