Thermodynamic Control of the Electrocyclic Ring Opening of Cyclobutenes: C=X Substituents at C-3 Mask the Kinetic Torquoselectivity

TitleThermodynamic Control of the Electrocyclic Ring Opening of Cyclobutenes: C=X Substituents at C-3 Mask the Kinetic Torquoselectivity
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsUm, JM, Xu, HD, Houk, KN, Tang, WP
JournalJournal of the American Chemical Society
Volume131
Pagination6664-+
Date PublishedMay
ISBN Number0002-7863
DOI10.1021/ja9016446