cycloaddition


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cycloaddition

[¦sī·klō·ə′dish·ən]
(organic chemistry)
A reaction in which unsaturated molecules combine to form a cyclic compound.
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We have developed a new method to carry out [2+2] cycloaddition reaction under these conditions.
Flueggedine (33), a highly symmetric [2 + 2] cycloaddition indolizidine alkaloid dimer, was isolated from the twigs and leaves of Flueggea virosa.
Heating induces crosslinking by 1,3 dipolar cycloaddition between an azide and an alkyne to give a 1,3 triazole linkage, resulting in a very stable structure.
Many types of reactions have been reported including the monoesterification and transesterification reactions of carboxylic acids (6-8), decarboxylation-induced crosslink reaction (9), imide ring-opening reaction (10-12), graft crosslink with etherification reaction (4), (13), ultra violet crosslink (14-16), acetylenes of a Diels-Alder-type cycloaddition reaction (17-19), and crosslink using dendrimer (20), (21).
APPLICATION OF 1,3-DIPOLAR CYCLOADDITION TOWARD SWCNT FUNCTIONALIZATION AND SUBSEQUENT ATTACHMENT OF GOLD NANOPARTICLES
The complex was found to have the same basic structure as the primary ozonide defining the reaction coordinate of the 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition leading to the primary ozonide shown in Fig.
His design employs either polyesters (more sustainable due to access to bio-based raw materials) or poly-imides (for high-temperature applications) that are functionalized with cyclobutane substrates through the photochemistry of maleic anhydrides, which undergo a [2[Plus]2] cycloaddition reaction to form cyclobutanes when exposed to one wavelength of light and the reverse when exposed to another.
Among their topics are cycloaddition reactions, sigmatropic rearrangements and related processes promoted by silver, silver(I)-mediated electrocyclic processes, cycloisomerization reactions catalyzed by silver, silver carbenoids, aldol and related processes, coupling reactions promoted by silver, the supramolecular chemistry of silver, and a critical comparison of the three coinage metals.
These polymers have gained a huge interest academically in recent years as the azide group can undergo a cycloaddition reaction with a terminal alkyne group in presence of a Cu(I) catalyst to make block, graft, brush, and star polymers.
In this one, an avobenzone molecule is photoreacting with an octinoxate molecule to produce a complicated new chemical in a process known to chemists as a 2+2 cycloaddition.
Under the novel process, chemically modified antibodies first home in on cancer cells, and then a chemical reaction called cycloaddition transfers a dye onto the antibody making the cancer cells glow when viewed through a microscope.
According to the Woodward-Hoffmann orbital symmetry rule, the [2+2] cycloaddition reactions are thermally forbidden.