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Diacetoxyiodobenzene Mediated One-Pot Synthesis of Diverse Carboxamides from Aldehydes

Virendra Prasad, Raju R. Kale, Bhuwan B. Mishra, Dhananjay Kumar and Vinod K. Tiwari*

*Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi-5, India, Email:

V. Prasad, R. R. Kale, B. B. Mishra, D. Kumar, V. K. Tiwari, Org. Lett., 2012, 14, 2936-2939.

DOI: 10.1021/ol3012315


The use of diacetoxyiodobenzene in the presence of an ionic liquid enables a facile one-pot synthesis of a series of amides from aldehydes and amines at ambient temperature.

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Key Words

oxidative amidation, iodosobenzene diacetate

ID: J54-Y2012-1840