Synthetic Studies Towards the Synthesis of 6-Substituted 3-Fluoro-5,6-dihydropyran-2-onesThis research project was funded by DST-SERB, India under the Start-Up Research Grant (Young Scientists)-CHEMICALSCIENCES [S.O #SB/FT/CS-192/2013].
Received: 26 June 2017
Accepted after revision: 11 July 2017
17 August 2017 (eFirst)
The synthesis of 6-substituted 3-fluoro-5,6-dihydropyran-2-ones under mild conditions is described. The key step of the synthesis involves a Julia–Kocienski olefination.