Title

Superelectrophiles: Recent Advances

Author ORCID Identifier

Douglas Klumpp:https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5271-699X

Publication Title

Molecules

E-ISSN

14203049

Document Type

Article

Abstract

Superelectrophiles are reactive species that often carry multiple positive charges. They have been useful in numerous synthetic methods and they often exhibit highly unusual reactivities. Recent advances in superelectrophile chemistry are discussed in this review.

Publication Date

7-1-2020

DOI

10.3390/molecules25143281

PubMed ID

32707680

Keywords

Anti-Markovnikov addition, C-H activation, Dications, Protonation, Protosolvation, Superacid, Superelectrophiles, Trifluoromethanesulfonic acid

Department

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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