Tetrahedron (journal)

Tetrahedron is a weekly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering the field of organic chemistry. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2014 impact factor of 2.641.[1] Tetrahedron and Elsevier, its publisher, support an annual symposium.[2] In 2010, complaints were raised over its high subscription cost.[3]

DisciplineOrganic chemistry
Edited byL. Ghosez, G.-Q. Lin, S.F. Martin, W.B. Motherwell, G.P. Pandey, B.M. Stoltz, R.J.K. Taylor, K. Tomioka
Publication details
2.645 (2015)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Tetrahedron
OCLC no.1606999

Notable papers

As of 22 June 2013, the Web of Science lists ten papers from Tetrahedron that have more than 1000 citations. The four articles that have been cited more than 2000 times are:

  • Wiberg, K. B. (1968). "Application of pople-santry-segal CNDO method to the cyclopropylcarbinyl and cyclobutyl cation and to bicyclobutane". Tetrahedron. 24 (3): 1083–1096. doi:10.1016/0040-4020(68)88057-3. cited 2228 times
  • Haasnoot, C. A. G.; de Leeuw, F. A. A. M.; Altona, C. (1980). "The relationship between proton-proton NMR coupling constants and substituent electronegativitiesI : An empirical generalization of the Karplus equation". Tetrahedron. 36 (19): 2783–2792. doi:10.1016/0040-4020(80)80155-4. cited 2162 times
  • Grubbs, R. H.; Chang, S. (April 1998). "Recent advances in olefin metathesis and its application in organic synthesis". Tetrahedron. 54 (18): 4413–4450. doi:10.1016/S0040-4020(97)10427-6. cited 2124 times
  • Gasteiger, J.; Marsili, M. (1980). "Iterative partial equalization of orbital electronegativity - A rapid access to atomic charges". Tetrahedron. 36 (22): 3219–3228. doi:10.1016/0040-4020(80)80168-2. cited 2107 times

See also


  1. "Tetrahedron". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015.
  2. "14th Tetrahedron Symposium". Elsevier. 2012. Retrieved December 10, 2012.
  3. Darnton, Robert (2010-12-23). "The Library: Three Jeremiads". The New York Review of Books.
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