Ferrocenium salts mediate para-tert-butylcalixarene synthesis

SP Bew, MR Cheesman, SV Sharma

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Ferrocenium salts mediate high yielding one-pot and convergent syntheses of para-tert-butylcalixarenes in mild non-Lewis or Brønsted acidic reaction conditions; EPR indicates complex formation between the s-trioxane and the ferrocenium salt.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5731-5733
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number44
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2008

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