Catalog Home Page

Palladium-Assisted (Z)-(E) isomerization of styrenes

Giles, R.G.F., Son, V.R.L. and Sargent, M.V. (1990) Palladium-Assisted (Z)-(E) isomerization of styrenes. Australian Journal of Chemistry, 43 (4). pp. 777-781.

Link to Published Version:
*Subscription may be required


It is shown that treatment of stereoisomeric mixtures of styrenes with a catalytic amount of bis ( acetonitrile ) dichloropalladium (II) achieves smooth stereoisomerization of the (Z)-isomers to the (E)-isomers.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization Publishing
Copyright: © 1990 CSIRO
Item Control Page Item Control Page