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Alkene definition, as used in chemistry, chemical engineering, and physics.

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Alkenes. Structure. Ethylene.
1 Chapter 7: Alkenes: Reactions and Synthesis Electrophilic
alkene. C C. OH.
organic chemistry: alkenes electrophilic additions initiated by
3.1 Hybridization in Alkenes.
3. Alkenes and Alkynes. 3.
Alkenes and Alkynes: Structure and Physical Properties
group of an alkene is the carbon-carbon double bond.

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This is from GK Surya Prakash and George Olah, and from the looks of it, it's simplicity itself: take your alkene and some TMS-CF3 in THF, and either run it hot with sodium iodide or in the cold with the anhydrous TBAF substitute TBAT.
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For the relevant products, investors should pay attention to the investment opportunities in C4 and its derivatives, aromatics its derivatives, C5 and its derivatives and alkene and its derivatives.

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Alkene - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In organic chemistry, an alkene, olefin, or olefine is an unsaturated chemical compound containing at least one carbon-to-carbon double bond.
an introduction to alkenes
Background on the alkenes, including their physical properties.
The double bond in alkenes can act to bond such molecules together in long chains and sheets. The formation of polymers is an important area of chemistry.
Alkene Reactivity
alkene - definition of alkene by the Free Online Dictionary
al┬Ěkene ( l k n ). n. Any of a series of unsaturated, open chain hydrocarbons with one or more carbon-carbon double bonds, having the general formula CnH2n.

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