In this second edition of a best-selling handbook all the chapters have been completely revised and updated, while four completely new chapters have been added. In order to meet the needs of the practitioner, emphasis is placed on describing precisely the technology and know-how involved. Adopting a didactic and comprehensible approach, the book guides the reader through theory and applications, thus ensuring its warm welcome among the scientific community. An excellent, essential and exhaustive overview.
Koichi Tanaka became full professor at the faculty of Chemistry, Materials, and Bioengineering at Kansai University in 2004. His many publications cover the topics of substance transformation in organic chemistry. He is author of the best selling book by Wiley-VCH "Solvent-free Organic Synthesis".
REDUCTION Solvent-Free Reduction OXIDATION Solvent-Free Oxidation CARBON-CARBON BOND FORMATION Solvent-Free C-C Bond Formation Solvent-Free C-C Bond Formation under Photoirradiation CARBON-NITROGEN BOND FORMATION Solvent-Free C-N Bond Formation CARBON-OXYGEN BOND FORMATION Solvent-Free C-O Bond Formation Solvent-Free C-O Bond Formation under Photoirradiation CARBON-SULFUR BOND FORMATION Solvent-Free C-S Fond Formation CARBON-PHOSPHOORUS BOND FORMATION Solvent-Free C-P Bond Formation CARBON-HALOGEN BOND FORMATION Solvent-Free C-X Bond Formation NITROGEN-NITROGEN AND NITROGEN-SULFUR BOND FORMATION Solvent-Free N-N Bond Formation Solvent-Free N-S Bond Formation REARRANGEMENT Solvent-Free Rearrangement Solvent-Free Rearrangement under Photoirradiation ELIMINATION Solvent-Free Elimination PROTECTION Solvent-Free Protection DEPROTECTION Solvent-Free Deprotection POLYMERIZATION Solvent-Free Polymerization Solvent-Free Polymerization under Photoirradiation SUPRAMOLECULAR COMPLEXATION Solvent-Free Supramolecular Complexation LIST OF JOURNALS