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Palladium-Catalyzed Oxidative O-H/N-H Carbonylation of Hydrazides: Access to Substituted 1,3,4-Oxadiazole-2(3H)-ones

Fanghua Ji, Xianwei Li, Wei Guo, Wanqing Wu and Huanfeng Jiang*

*School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510640, P. R. China, Email:

F. Ji, X. Li, W. Guo, W. Wu, H. Jiang, J. Org. Chem., 2015, 80, 5713-5718.

DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.5b00664

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A novel palladium-catalyzed oxidative, intramolecular cyclocarbonylation provides an efficient and direct approach for the construction of valuable 1,3,4-oxadiazole-2(3H)-ones and their derivatives.

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Key Words

N-Heterocycles, O-Heterocycles, Copper(II)oxide

ID: J42-Y2015