[Cu(dap) 2Cl] as an efficient visible-light-driven photoredox catalyst in carbon-carbon bond-forming reactions

Michael Pirtsch, Suva Paria, Taisuke Matsuno, Hiroyuki Isobe, Oliver Reiser

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

203 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Copper sees the light of day: [Cu(dap) 2Cl] proved to be an excellent photoredox catalyst for atom-transfer radical addition reactions, as well as for allylation reactions (see scheme), providing an attractive alternative to commonly used iridium- and ruthenium-based catalysts.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7336-7340
Number of pages5
JournalChemistry - A European Journal
Volume18
Issue number24
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jun 11

Keywords

  • allylation
  • atom-transfer radical addition
  • copper
  • photochemistry
  • redox chemistry

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Organic Chemistry

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of '[Cu(dap) <sub>2</sub>Cl] as an efficient visible-light-driven photoredox catalyst in carbon-carbon bond-forming reactions'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this