Advances in Organic Synthesis

Volume: 2

Modern Organofluorine Chemistry-Synthetic Aspects

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The volume focuses on recent advances in organofluorine chemistry directed towards selective fluorine introduction into various target molecules, employing both traditional and contemporary, ...
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Fluorination Using Hypervalent Halogen Fluorides

Pp. 49-60 (12)

Shoji Hara


Among various hypervalent halogen fluorides, BrF3, IF5, and ArIF2 have been successfully used to introduce fluorine atoms into molecules selectively. Characteristic features and representative fluorination reactions involving these reagents are shown.


Division of Chemical Process Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo 060-8628, Japan.