Electrocatalytic C–N Coupling via Anodically Generated Hypervalent Iodine Intermediates

30 December 2019, Version 1
This content is a preprint and has not undergone peer review at the time of posting.


Development of new electrosynthetic chemistry promises to impact the efficiency and sustainability of organic synthesis. Here we demonstrate that anodically generated hypervalent iodine intermediates effectively couple interfacial electron transfer with oxidative C-H/N-H coupling chemistry.


Hypervalent Iodine
Electrocatalysis Paradigm
C-H Functionalization


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