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Organic Chemistry International
Volume 2012, Article ID 828032, 8 pages
Research Article

Solvent-Free Synthesis of New Coumarins

1Chemistry Department, College of Science, Al-Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad 66004, Iraq
2Applied Chemical Division, Department of Applied Science, University of Technology, Baghdad 10066, Iraq
3Department of Chemical and Processing Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, University of Kebangsaan Malaysia, Selangor, Bangi 43600, Malaysia

Received 26 March 2012; Accepted 4 June 2012

Academic Editor: Robert Salomon

Copyright © 2012 Redah I. Al-Bayati et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


A solvent-free synthesis of five series of coumarin derivatives using microwave assistant is presented herein. The synthesized compounds are fully characterized by UV-VIS, FT-IR, and NMR spectroscopy.