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Durham University

Department of Chemistry

Publication details for Prof. Graham Sandford

Gadsby, J.M., McPake, C.B., Murray, C.B. & Sandford, G. (2016). Synthesis of polyfluorinated terphenyl and styrene derivatives by palladium catalysed C-F bond activation of polyfluoronitroaromatic substrates. Journal of Fluorine Chemistry 181: 51-55.

Author(s) from Durham


Short series of polyfluorinated terphenyl and styrene derivatives were synthesised by palladium catalysed carbon–fluorine bond activation processes involving cross coupling reactions of polyfluorinated nitrobenzene and aryl- and vinyl-boron substrates, respectively.