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Stereospecific dehydroxyfluorination and the synthesis of trifluoro D-hexose sugar analogues
(University of St Andrews, 2011-06-22) - Thesis,
This thesis describes stereospecific fluorination reactions, and addresses the synthesis of fluorosugars. In Chapter 1, the influence of fluorine on the physical properties of organic molecules, as well as its stereoelectronic ...
The influence of the C-N⁺ ----- F-C charge dipole interaction in fluoro organic chemistry
(University of St Andrews, 2008-06-25) - Thesis,
Chapter 1 introduces the discovery of elemental fluorine by H. Moissan and some uses of inorganic fluoride. Organo fluoro compounds and their place in pharmaceuticals and agrochemicals are also introduced. The general ...