Year 2018, Volume 5 , Issue 1, Pages 247 - 268 2017-09-01


Soykan AĞAR [1] , Omer Tahir GUNKARA [2]

There are quite many examples in the scientific literature regarding the acylation reactions, especially the metal-catalyzed acylation reactions, metal-free acylation reactions, metal-catalyzed acylation via cross-dehydrogenative coupling (CDC) reactions and metal-free acylation via cross-dehydrogenative coupling (CDC) reactions. In this review paper, the most important examples of these domains were brought together and their mechanisms were exhibited in a clear, chronological format. Following these, the best example study towards green chemistry with a metal-free and high-yielding route was mentioned and discussed to demonstrate what has achieved in this field regarding the new acylation reaction mechanisms using the advantages of cross-dehydrogenative coupling (CDC) reactions. The most prominent studies regarding these domains have been examined thoroughly and the latest progress in this field was explained in detail.

Acylation, Cross-Dehydrogenative coupling (CDC) reactions, C-C bond formation, C-H bond activation, Metal Catalysts
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Subjects Engineering, Engineering, Chemical
Published Date Winter

Orcid: 0000-0002-9870-6882
Author: Soykan AĞAR
Country: Turkey

Orcid: 0000-0003-3528-5045
Author: Omer Tahir GUNKARA
Institution: Yildiz Technical University
Country: Turkey


Application Date : September 15, 2017
Acceptance Date : December 25, 2017
Publication Date : September 1, 2017