Accession Number : AD0623089

Title :   ORGANIC REACTION MECHANISM.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA INST OF TECH PASADENA DIV OF CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Pincock,Richard E.

Report Date : 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : Research in the following areas is summarized: improved synthesis of tetraphenyl tetrazene and its decomposition kinetics and products; paramagnetic catalysis of thermal reactions, with special attention to the dimerization and oxidation of anthracene and to the decarbonylation of alpha-keto esters; preparation and decomposition kinetics of t-butyl peroxyformate.

Descriptors :   (*ORGANIC NITROGEN COMPOUNDS, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES), (*CATALYSIS, PARAMAGNETIC MATERIALS), (*FORMATES, CHEMICAL REACTIONS), SYNTHESIS(CHEMISTRY), DECOMPOSITION, REACTION KINETICS, THERMOCHEMISTRY, POLYCYCLIC COMPOUNDS, KETONES, ESTERS, PYROLYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE