Payne Epoxidation

Schematic representation of the Payne Epoxidation.
Mechanism of the Payne Epoxidation
Mechanism of the Payne Epoxidation
Original publication
Review
Sample reactions
intermediate structure
H2O2, PhCN, KHCO3
MeOH, H2O
RT, , 62%
"Also isolated was the epoxide diastereoisomer (25 % yield)."
intermediate structure