Synthesis of 4- to 7-membered Heterocycles by Ring Expansion

Aza-, oxa- and thiaheterocyclic small-ring systems

  • Matthias D’hooghe
  • Hyun-Joon Ha

Part of the Topics in Heterocyclic Chemistry book series (TOPICS, volume 41)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. François Couty, Olivier R. P. David
    Pages 1-47
  3. Manas K. Ghorai, Aditya Bhattacharyya, Subhomoy Das, Navya Chauhan
    Pages 49-142
  4. Alexander F. Khlebnikov, Mikhail S. Novikov
    Pages 143-232
  5. Benito Alcaide, Pedro Almendros, Cristina Aragoncillo
    Pages 233-280
  6. David T. Smith, Jon T. Njardarson
    Pages 281-309
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 363-367

About this book


The series Topics in Heterocyclic Chemistry presents critical reviews on present and future trends in the research of heterocyclic compounds. Overall the scope is to cover topics dealing with all areas within heterocyclic chemistry, both experimental and theoretical, of interest to the general heterocyclic chemistry community. The series consists of topic related volumes edited by renowned editors with contributions of experts in the field. All chapters from Topics in Heterocyclic Chemistry are published Online First with an individual DOI. In references, Topics in Heterocyclic Chemistry is abbreviated as Top Heterocycl Chem and cited as a journal.


Activated Aziridines Azetidines Beta-lactams Non-activated Aziridines Oxetases Oxiranes Ring Expansion Thietanes Thiiranes Thiolactones

Editors and affiliations

  • Matthias D’hooghe
    • 1
  • Hyun-Joon Ha
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Sustainable Organic Chemistry and TechnologyFaculty of Bioscience Engineering Ghent UniversityGhentBelgium
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryHankuk University of Foreign StudiesYongin-siKorea (Republic of)

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-24958-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-24960-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1861-9282
  • Series Online ISSN 1861-9290
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