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Current Organic Synthesis


ISSN (Print): 1570-1794
ISSN (Online): 1875-6271

Review Article

An Overview of Recent Development in Visible Light-mediated Organic Synthesis over Heterogeneous Photo-nanocatalysts

Author(s): Yasser Mahmoud A. Mohamed*, Yasser A. Attia, Hossam A. El Nazer and Eirik Johansson Solum

Volume 18, Issue 1, 2021

Published on: 05 October, 2020

Page: [23 - 36] Pages: 14

DOI: 10.2174/1570179417666201005145103

Price: $65


The implementation of heterogeneous photo-nanocatalysts in organic syntheses has been investigated greatly in the last decade as a result of the increasing demand to achieve the organic reactions via the use of green approaches and through the availability of visible light source. Herein, the presented results describe the basic concepts and state-of-the-art of fundamental insight into key features that influence the catalytic performance in organic reactions to investigate and optimize a broad range of catalyzed organic transformations, that benefit the researchers in academia and chemical industry fields.

Keywords: Photocatalysis, photo-nanocatalysts, organic synthesis, influence parameters, photocatalytic processes, green chemistry.

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