Date of Award
Union College Only
Bachelor of Science
The original project was concerned with the production of ortho-nitro-para-[w-(β-napthyl)]-ethyl-benzyl alcohol or its alkyl-ether. This was to be accomplished by following a five step synthesis, the first step of which was a Friedel Crafts acylation of methyl-benzyl ether according to reaction (1).
Rosser, John Oliver, "Synthesis of Some Polymers from Benzyl Alcohol or Its Derivatives" (1964). Honors Theses. 2000.