Facile Michael addition of active methylene compounds to α,Β-unsaturated carbonyl compounds takes place on the surface of potassium carbonate under microwave irradiation. Further studies on microwave-mediated Robinson annulations reveal a convenient and facile method for condensation of chalcone with methylene compounds to furnish cyclohexenones.
Volume 134, 2022
Continuous Article Publishing mode
Click here for Editorial Note on CAP Mode