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Efficient and Rapid Friedlander Synthesis of Functionalized Quinolines Catalyzed by Neodymium(III) Nitrate Hexahydrate

Ravi Varala, Ramu Enugala, Srinivas R. Adapa*

*Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad 500007, India, Email:

R. Varala, R. Enugala, S. R. Adapa, Synthesis, 2006, 3825-3830.

DOI: 10.1055/s-2006-950296


Friedlander synthesis catalyzed by neodymium nitrate in ethanol at room temperature gave quinolines in good yields.

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Key Words

2-aminophenyl ketones, neodymium(III) nitrate, quinolines, annulations, friedlaender synthesis, domino reactions

ID: J66-Y2006-3850