Structure of the 2: 2 Condensation Product of Nitromethane and Cyclohexanone

Wayland E Noland, Richard J. Sundberg

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The 2:2 condensation product of nitromethane and cyclohexanone is shown by (1) appropriate degradative experiments, (2) the synthesis of the key degradation products XV and II, and (3) n.m.r. studies of the location of the double bond, to have structure I.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3150-3165
Number of pages16
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1 1963

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Funding Information:
This experiment was first performed in unstated yield by Roger D. Johnson, National Science Foundation Undergraduate Research Participant, summer 1959, with support from NSF grant G-8179.


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