1,2-Diarylethenes and 1,2-diarylethynes are readily converted to the corresponding 1,2-diketones in high yield using the reagent iodine in dimethyl sulfoxide. Alkynes in these reactions are more reactive than alkenes.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry