Tetrabutylammonium Bifluoride as an Efficient Activating Agent for Copper-Catalyzed Vinylsilane Cross-Coupling Reactions
Received: 08 May 2017
Accepted after revision: 22 June 2017
25 August 2017 (eFirst)
Published as part of the Cluster Silicon in Synthesis and Catalysis
Vinylsilanes are versatile and efficient nucleophiles in cross-coupling reactions. Herein is described the use of tetrabutylammonium bifluoride as a mild, cheap and scalable activating agent in several copper-catalyzed vinylsilane cross-couplings.