Halton, Brian; Boese, Roland; Blaeser, Dieter; Lu, Qi:

An improved synthesis, molecular structure, and properties of dihydrodicyclopropa[b,g]naphthalene.

In: Australian Journal of Chemistry (Aust.J.Chem.), Jg. 44 (1991) ; Nr. 2, S. 265-276
ISSN: 0004-9425
Zeitschriftenaufsatz / Fach: Chemie
A marked improvement in the prepn. of the title compd. (I) from isotetralin was achieved which avoids the unwanted olefin II. The crystal structure of I was detd. Cheletropic biaddn. of dichlorocarbene to I gives bicyclobutanaphthalenes.