how do we convert esters to aldehyd

Asked by yukthas706 | 11th Jun, 2020, 10:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Esters can be converted to aldehydes using diisobutylaluminum hydride (DIBAH) at -78 oC.
 
 
stack straight R minus CO minus OR apostrophe with Ester below space rightwards arrow from 2 right parenthesis space straight H subscript 3 straight O to the power of plus to 1 right parenthesis space DIBAL of space stack straight R minus CO minus straight H with Aldehyde below space plus space stack HO minus straight R apostrophe with Alcohol below

Answered by Ramandeep | 11th Jun, 2020, 12:50: PM