Rhenium-Catalyzed Highly Efficient Oxidations of Tertiary Nitrogen Compounds to N-Oxides Using Sodium Percarbonate as Oxygen Source
Suman L. Jain, Jomy K. Joseph, Bir Sain*
*Chemical and Biotechnology Division, Indian Institute of Petroleum, Dehradun 248005, India, Email: birsainiip.res.in
S. L. Jain, J. K. Joseph, B. Sain, Synlett, 2006, 2661-2663.
Sodium percarbonate is an ideal and efficient oxygen source for the oxidation of tertiary nitrogen compounds to N-oxides in excellent yields in the presence of various rhenium-based catalysts under mild reaction conditions.
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