Methyl isobutyrate is used as a flavoring agent. It was used as diluent in forced Rayleigh scattering studies to measure diffusion coefficients for a ternary system comprising camphorquinone in poly(methyl methacrylate).
Eiichi Nakamura; Kouichi Sekiya; Isao Kuwajima. Chiral zinc homoenolate of methyl isobutyrate. A new building block for the synthesis of chiral α-methylesters. Tetrahedron Letters. 1987, 28,(3), 337-340.
Adriana Dinca; Thomas P.Davis; Keith J.Fisher; Derek R.Smith; Gary D.Willett. Vanadium oxide anion cluster reactions with methyl isobutyrate and methyl methacrylate monomer and dimer: a study by FT/ICR mass spectrometry1. International Journal of Mass Spectrometry. 1999, 182-183,73-84.
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