Selenophosphorus Compounds

Guoxiong Hua*, Derek Woollins

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The synthesis of compounds containing P-Se bonds is discussed. Many example preparations of such species are provided. The synthesis and multifaceted reactions of Woollins' reagent, PhP(Se)Se2P(Se)Ph, are described with emphasis on the best synthetic methods to a diverse array of P-Se derivatives, including P-Se containing heterocycles.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBest Synthetic Methods
Subtitle of host publicationOrganophosphorus (V) Chemistry
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages87
ISBN (Electronic)9780080982243
ISBN (Print)9780080982120
Publication statusPublished - 5 Dec 2014


  • Organophosphorus
  • Phosphoroselenoate
  • Phosphorus
  • Selenium
  • Synthesis
  • Woollins' Reagent


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