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Oxidation of Alcohols

ChemieOrganische ChemieOxidationsreaktionen

This learning unit introduces various methods to oxidize alcohols, as well as several suitable oxidizing agents. Furthermore, the biological impact is explained.


  • Prof. Dr. Rainer Herges
  • Dr. Torsten Winkler


  • Dr. Guenter Grethe

Learning objective

  • Mechanism of the oxidation of alcohols
  • various oxidizing agents

Important Keywords in this Learning Unit

Oxidation, alcohol