Application of Iodanes to the Dimerization of Terminal Alkynes
Jie Yan*, Feng Lin, Zhenping Yang
*College of Chemical Engineering and Materials Sciences, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou 310032, Zhejiang, P. R. of China, Email: jieyan87zjut.edu.cn
J. Yan, F. Lin, Z. Yang, Synthesis, 2007, 1301-1303.
A palladium-catalyzed dimerization of terminal acetylenes with iodosylbenzene as oxidant allowed the preparation of various diynes in good yields in a short period of time at room temperature.
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