Liu Q.,Nanjing University of Science and Technology |
Liu Q.,Nanjing Cosmos Chemical Co. |
Lu M.,Nanjing University of Science and Technology |
Yang F.,Nanjing Cosmos Chemical Co. |
And 4 more authors.
Synthetic Communications | Year: 2010
Benzylic halides were successfully oxidized to the corresponding aldehydes and ketones in good to excellent yields in aqueous media with molecular oxygen as oxidant in the presence of catalytic amounts of TEMPO (2,2,6,6- tetramethylpiperidyl-1-oxy) and potassium nitrite (KNO2).