PtCl2/XPhos: A highly efficient and readily available catalyst for the hydrosilylation of propargylic alcohols

Mark G. McLaughlin, Matthew J. Cook

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Abstract

A highly regioselective hydrosilylation of propargylic alcohols has been developed using an in situ prepared PtCl2/XPhos catalyst system. The reaction is tolerant of many functional groups and exhibits excellent regio and geometric selectivity.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11104-11106
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Volume47
Issue number39
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 21 Oct 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films

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