Organic oxygen compounds
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Alpha,beta-unsaturated carbonyl compounds - Alpha,beta-unsaturated ketones
Alpha-branched alpha,beta-unsaturated ketones
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Alpha-branched alpha,beta-unsaturated-ketone - Enone - Acryloyl-group - Ketone - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as alpha-branched alpha,beta-unsaturated ketones. These are alpha,beta-unsaturated ketones that carry a branch on the alpha carbon. They have the generic structure RC(=O)C(R')=C, R = organyl group and R'= any heteroatom.