Ionic hydrogenations using transition metal hydrides. Rapid hydrogenation of hindered alkenes at low temperature

R Morris Bullock, Brian J. Rappoli

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)


Tetra-substituted, tri-substituted, and 1,1-disubstituted alkenes can be rapidly hydrogenated in high yield at -75°C using CF3SO 3H/HMo(CO)3(C5H5) or CF 3SO3H/HSiEt3.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1447-1448
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 1989


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Medicine

Cite this