• Development of asymmetric N-heterocyclic carbene-catalyzed reactions 

        Author(s):Flanigan, Darrin Miles
        Date Issued:2017
        Format:born digital; doctoral dissertations
        N-Heterocyclic carbenes (NHCs) are ubiquitous organocatalysts in a variety of asymmetric transformations. The benzoin and Stetter reactions, which couple aldehydes to other aldehydes or Michael acceptors, respectively are ...