Synthesis 2003(16): 2511-2517  
DOI: 10.1055/s-2003-42434
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High-Pressure Synthesis of Oligoanilines

Christopher L. Brown, I. Wayan Muderawan, David J. Young*
School of Science, Griffith University, Queensland 4111, Australia
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Received 27 March 2003
Publication Date:
14 October 2003 (online)


Aniline oligomers can be prepared cleanly and in high yield by the high-pressure promoted SNAr reaction of aromatic amines with fluoronitrobenzenes followed by reduction of the nitro group.