Simple one-step synthesis of 3,4-dimethoxythiophene and its conversion into 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene (EDOT)
2004 (English)In: Tetrahedron Letters, ISSN 0040-4039, E-ISSN 1873-3581, Vol. 45, no 31, 6049-6050 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
3,4-Dimethoxythiophene (2) was synthesized in one-step front readily available bulk chemicals via a ring closure reaction, and was then trans-etherified with ethylene glycol to give 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene (3) (EDOT).
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2004. Vol. 45, no 31, 6049-6050 p.
EDOT, ethylenedioxythiophene, thiophene synthesis
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-41230DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2004.06.016ISI: 000222829600026ScopusID: 2-s2.0-3142729970OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-41230DiVA: diva2:443486
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