Tetrahydrofurans, Pyrrolidines and Cyclopentanes by Intramolecular Cyclization of Kolbe-Radicals

  • H. J. Schäfer
  • L. Feldhues
  • G. Dralle
Conference paper


Tetrahydrofurans, pyrrolidines and cyclopentanes are synthesized by intramolecular addition of 5-hexenyl radicals generated by Kolbe-electrolysis from carboxylates.


Organic Chemistry Carboxylic Acid Alkyl Radical Cyclized Radical Target Molecule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. J. Schäfer
    • 1
  • L. Feldhues
    • 1
  • G. Dralle
    • 1
  1. 1.Organisch-Chemisches Institut der UniversitätMünsterGermany

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