A mixture comprising four of the five possible stereoisomers of title compound 1, novel bicyclic alkenes with properties resembling those of betweenanenes,2 has been synthesized in four steps from 1,10-cyclooctadecadione (2).3 Molecular mechanics calculations have been performed on all five stereoisomers of 1.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Organic Chemistry|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1992|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Organic Chemistry