Hydrogen Transfer Reactions

Reductions and Beyond

  • Gabriela Guillena
  • Diego J. Ramón

Part of the Topics in Current Chemistry Collections book series (TCCC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Bogdan Štefane, Franc Požgan
    Pages 1-67
  3. Martin Wills
    Pages 69-104
  4. David C. Miller, Kyle T. Tarantino, Robert R. Knowles
    Pages 145-203
  5. Liang Wang, Jian Xiao
    Pages 205-259
  6. Xiantao Ma, Chenliang Su, Qing Xu
    Pages 291-364

About this book


The series Topics in Current Chemistry Collections presents critical reviews from the journal Topics in Current Chemistry organized in topical volumes. The scope of coverage is all areas of chemical science including the interfaces with related disciplines such as biology, medicine and materials science. The goal of each thematic volume is to give the non-specialist reader, whether in academia or industry, a comprehensive insight into an area where new research is emerging which is of interest to a larger scientific audience.
Each review within the volume critically surveys one aspect of that topic and places it within the context of the volume as a whole. The most significant developments of the last 5 to 10 years are presented using selected examples to illustrate the principles discussed. The coverage is not intended to be an exhaustive summary of the field or include large quantities of data, but should rather be conceptual, concentrating on the methodological thinking that will allow the non-specialist reader to understand the information presented. Contributions also offer an outlook on potential future developments in the field.


Hydrogen-atom transfer Metal-catalyzed N-Alkylation Proton-coupled electron transfer Ketone hydrogenation Imine hydrogenation C-C coupling C-Alkylation Alkane metathesis

Editors and affiliations

  • Gabriela Guillena
    • 1
  • Diego J. Ramón
    • 2
  1. 1.Facultad de Ciencias Química OrgánicaUniversity of AlicanteAlicanteSpain
  2. 2.Facultad de Ciencias Química OrgánicaUniversity of AlicanteAlicanteSpain

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