Acceptor-Free Alcohol Dehydrogenation by Recyclable Ruthenium Catalyst
Won-Hee Kim, In Soo Park and Jaiwook Park*
*Center for Integrated Molecular System, Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, San 31 Hyojadong, Pohang, Kyeongbuk 790-784, Republic of Korea, Email: pjwpostech.ac.kr
W.-H. Kim, I. S. Park, J. Park, Org. Lett., 2006, 8, 2543-2545.
An efficient oxidant-free oxidation for a wide range of alcohols was achieved by a recyclable ruthenium catalyst, which was prepared from readily available reagents through nanoparticle generation and gelation.
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