Recyclable Palladium Catalyst for Highly Selective Alkylation of Ketones with Alcohols
Min Serk Kwon, Namdu Kim, Seong Hyeok Seo, In Soo Park, Ravi Kumar Cheedrala, Jaiwook Park*
*Center for Integrated Molecular Systems, Department of Chemistry, Division of Molecular and Life Sciences, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), San 31 Hyoja Dong, Pohang 790-784, Korea, Email: pjwpostech.ac.kr
M. S. Kwon, N. Kim, S. H. Seo, I. S. Park, R. K. Cheedrala, J. Park, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2005, 42, 6913-6915.
A highly efficient α alkylation of ketones with primary alcohols by the use of a recyclable palladium catalyst has been demonstrated.
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