Cross-Metathesis of Bronsted Acid Masked Alkenylamines with Acrylates for the Synthesis of Polyamide Monomers

Nicolas Daniel Spiccia, Szabolcs Solyom, Clint Peter Woodward, William Roy Jackson, Andrea Jane Robinson

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Ruthenium-alkylidene-catalyzed cross-metathesis of a range of homologous alkenylamine salts provides expedient and high-yielding routes to commercially valuable polyamide monomers using a single catalyst, telescopic workup, and mild experimental conditions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1798-1805
Number of pages8
JournalThe Journal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 4 Mar 2016

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