Photochemical process leading to the formation of cyclobutanols from excited @C00844@ by @I03130@ γ-hydrogen @A00045@ (@N04218@) and subsequent 1,4-diradical combination.
Source: PAC, 2007, 79, 293. (Glossary of terms used in photochemistry, 3rd edition (IUPAC Recommendations 2006)) on page 375 [Terms] [Paper]
Citation: 'Norrish–Yang reaction' in IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 3rd ed. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry; 2006. Online version 3.0.1, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.NT07427 RISBibTexEndNote