Description

"Progress in Heterocyclic Chemistry" (PHC) an ongoing reference work on heterocyclic chemistry is published with the active involvement of The International Society of Heterocyclic Chemistry (ISHC) whose aim is to promote heterocyclic chemistry, in particular by serving as the primary sponsoring agency for the ISHC-Congress, a large biannual meeting attracting up to a thousand participants.

Key Features

  • Recognized as the premiere review of heterocyclic chemistry
  • Contributions from leading researchers in the field
  • Systematic survey of the important 2011 heterocyclic chemistry literature

Readership

Academic and industrial chemists and advanced students interested in heterocyclic chemistry

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Heterocycles and Medicine: A Survey of the Heterocyclic Drugs Approved by the US FDA from 2000 to Present, Yong-Jin Wu
Ch. 2 Progress in Quinoxaline Synthesis, Vakhid A. Mamedov
Ch. 3 Three-Membered Ring Systems, Stephen C. Bergmeier and David J. Lapinsky
Ch. 4 Four-Membered Ring Systems, Benito Alcaide and Pedro Almendros
Ch. 5.1 Five-Membered Ring Systems: Thiophenes and Se/Te Derivatives, Edward R. Biehl
Ch. 5.2 Five-Membered Ring Systems: Pyrroles and Benzo Analogs, Justin M. Lopchuk
Ch. 5.3 Furans and Benzofurans, Kap-Sun Yeung, Xiao-Shui Peng, Jie Wu and Xue-Long Hou
Ch. 5.4 Five Membered Ring Systems: With more than one N Atom, Larry Yet
Ch. 5.5 Five-Membered Ring Systems: With N and S (Se) Atoms, Yong-Jin Wu and Bingwei V. Yang
Ch. 5.6 Five-Membered Ring Systems: With O and S (Se, Te) Atoms, R. A. Aitken and Lynn Power
Ch. 5.7 Five-Membered Ring Systems with O and N Atoms, Donatella Giomi, Franca M. Cordero and Stefano Cicchi
Ch. 6.1 Six-Membered Ring Systems: Pyridines and Benzo Derivatives, Tara L. S. Kishbaugh
Ch. 6.2 Six-Membered Ring Systems: Diazines and Benzo Derivatives, Larry Yet
Ch. 6.3 Triazines, Tetrazines and Fused Ring Polyaza Systems, Dmitry N. Kozhevnikov and Anton M. Prokhorov
Ch. 6.4 Six-Membered Ring Systems: With O and/or S Atoms, Artur M. S. Silva
Ch. 7 Seven-Membered Ring Systems, John H. Ryan, Jarrod L. Green, Christopher Hyland,  Jason A. Smith and Charlotte C. Williams
Ch. 8 Eight-Membered and Larger Rings, George R. Newkome

Details

No. of pages:
540
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
Print ISBN:
9780080968070
Electronic ISBN:
9780080968087

About the editors

Gordon Gribble

Gordon Gribble is the Dartmouth Professor of Chemistry at Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA. His research program covers several areas of organic chemistry, most of which involve synthesis, including novel indole chemistry, triterpenoid synthesis, DNA intercalation, and new synthetic methodology. Prof Gribble also has a deep interest in naturally occurring organohalogen compounds, and in the chemistry of wine and wine making.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Chemistry, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA

John Joule

John Arthur Joule did his BSc, MSc, and PhD degrees at The University of Manchester, obtaining his PhD in 1961. He then undertook post-doctoral work at Princeton University and Stanford University, before joining the academic staff of the Chemistry Department at The University of Manchester in 1963, where he is currently a Professor. In 1996 he received an RSC Medal for Heterocyclic Chemistry.

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Professor, The University of Manchester, UK