MRC  Vol.4 No.2 , April 2015
Green and Sustainable Heterogeneous Organo-Catalyst for Asymmetric Aldol Reactions
Abstract: Linear amino acids covalently supported on graphene sheet were employed as catalysts for asymmetric aldol reactions between cyclohexanone and aldehydes (aliphatic and/or aromatic) in a batch type reactor in the presence of water. The reactions were found to exhibit high yield as well as excellent ee value. Additionally, the catalysts were found to be truly heterogeneous and eco-friendly.
Cite this paper: Sadiq, M. , Aman, R. , Saeed, K. , Ahmad, M. and Zia, M. (2015) Green and Sustainable Heterogeneous Organo-Catalyst for Asymmetric Aldol Reactions. Modern Research in Catalysis, 4, 43-49. doi: 10.4236/mrc.2015.42006.

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