Oxidative Radical Couplings

Part of the Lecture Notes in Chemistry book series (LNC, volume 102)


Oxidative radical couplings, including C-C couplings and C-X (Hetero) couplings, are established to generate new C-C bonds and C-X (X = O, S, N, P, etc.) bonds through radical process, which provide an efficient and facile method to prepare various important organic motifs. In this chapter, the types of radical cross-coupling were summarized, and the related mechanisms were discussed.


Oxidative radical coupling Cross-coupling Arylation Alkylation Oxidative cyclization Oxidant Radical Transition-metal catalyst 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wei Liu
    • 1
  1. 1.College of Food Science and TechnologyHenan University of TechnologyZhengzhouPeople’s Republic of China

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