Nano Sulfated Titania as Solid Acid Catalyst in Direct Synthesis of Fatty Acid Amides
Mona Hosseini-Sarvari*, Esmat Sodagar, and Mohammad Mahdi Doroodmand
*Department of Chemistry and Nanotechnology Research Institute, Shiraz University, Shiraz 71454, I. R. Iran, Email: hossainisusc.ac.ir
M. Hosseini-Sarvari, E. Sodagar, M. M. Doroodmand, J. Org. Chem., 2011, 76, 2853-2859.
Nanosized sulfated titania was prepared by a sol-gel hydrothermal process. The nanoparticles showed high catalytic activity in a direct amidation of fatty acids as well as benzoic acids with various amines under solvent-free conditions.
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