aldol condensation

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Related to aldol condensation: Claisen condensation, Aldol addition

al·dol con·den·sa·tion

formation of an aldol (a β-hydroxy carbonyl compound) from two carbonyl compounds; the reverse reaction is an aldol cleavage; fructose 1,6-bisphosphate aldolase catalyzes such a reaction.
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Aldol condensation of furfural and acetone on layered double hydroxides.
Catalytic and structural properties of co-precipitated Mg-Zr mixed oxides for furfural valorization via aqueous aldol condensation with acetone.
based on a detailed kinetic study on the aldol condensation of acetone [6] and also the mass transfer parameters determined for the packing geometry in our distillation tower [7], we developed two rate based models to predict yield and selectivity for CD under steady state conditions [8, 9].
and Rempel, 'A kinetic study of the aldol condensation of acetone using an anion exchange resin catalyst', Chem.
Efficient Aldol Condensation by Using Modified CaO as Solid-Base Catalysts.
The pyridinium salts have good catalytic effect on the aldol condensation of acetone with short reaction times and good to moderate yields as summarised in Table-2.