ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
This paper is a study of stable compounds having bivalent carbon atoms of the carbon monoxide type, esters of fulminic acid, and isonitriles. The electrophilic properties of carbenes are discussed. Of particular interest are the Passerini, Ugi, alpha-addition and complex-formation reactions of these compounds, which are discussed at some length. Author
Trans. of Vsesoyuznoe Khimicheskoe Obshchestvo. Zhurnal (USSR) v12 p65-76 1967.