New Method for Preparation of 1-Amidoalkyl-2-Naphthols via Multicomponent Condensation Reaction Utilizing Tetrachlorosilane under Solvent Free Conditions


An efficient and direct procedure for the synthesis of amidoalkylnaphthol derivatives employing a multi-component and one-pot condensation reaction of 2-naphthol, aromatic aldehyde and ace-tonitrile in the presence of tetrachlorosilane (TCS). A binary reagent from (TCS)/ZnCl2 was used upon applying benzonitrile.

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Said, S. , Mashaly, M. , Sheta, A. and Elmorsy, S. (2015) New Method for Preparation of 1-Amidoalkyl-2-Naphthols via Multicomponent Condensation Reaction Utilizing Tetrachlorosilane under Solvent Free Conditions. International Journal of Organic Chemistry, 5, 191-199. doi: 10.4236/ijoc.2015.53019.

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