Date of Award
Master of Science
Markownikow's rule states that in the addition to unsaturated ,negative groups add to the carbon atom having the least number of Hydrogen atoms. It has been observed that mercaptans and hydrogen sulfide add to olefine contrary to Markownikow's rule in the presence of sodium alcoholates or sulfuric acid.
Abrams, Raymond Michael, "Condensation of olefins with p-Mercapto-Diphenyl" (1939). Master's Theses. 16.