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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Fluorinated Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Heterocyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (Hetero-PAHs); Synthesis and Utility

Pp. 353-380 (28)

Takao Okazaki and Kenneth K. Laali


Fluorinated aromatic compounds are in high demand in a number of fields including synthetic chemistry, molecular recognition/host-guest chemistry, materials chemistry, as well in biology and pharmaceuticals. Recent progress in the synthesis of fluorinated polycyclic hydrocarbons and heterocyclic hydrocarbons is reviewed.


Department of Energy and Hydrocarbon Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 615-8510, Japan.