Triphenylphosphine has been found to be an efficient catalyst for the dehydrosilylation of carboxylic acids with silanes. In the presence of 4 mol % of triphenylphosphine (PPh3), dehydrosilylation reactions in DMF afforded the corresponding silyl esters at 120 °C in good yield.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Advanced Synthesis and Catalysis|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 2007|
- Carboxylic acids
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Organic Chemistry