15. Cage Compounds of Heavier Group 14 Elements

  1. Zvi Rappoport
  1. Akira Sekiguchi and
  2. Vladimir Ya. Lee

Published Online: 5 FEB 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0470857188.ch15

The Chemistry of Organic Germanium, Tin and Lead Compounds, Volume 2

The Chemistry of Organic Germanium, Tin and Lead Compounds, Volume 2

How to Cite

Sekiguchi, A. and Lee, V. Ya. (2002) Cage Compounds of Heavier Group 14 Elements, in The Chemistry of Organic Germanium, Tin and Lead Compounds, Volume 2 (ed Z. Rappoport), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470857188.ch15

Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8571, Japan. Fax: (+81)-298-53-4314

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 FEB 2003
  2. Published Print: 26 NOV 2002

Book Series:

  1. PATAI'S Chemistry of Functional Groups

Book Series Editors:

  1. Zvi Rappoport

Series Editor Information

  1. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471497387

Online ISBN: 9780470857182

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Cage Compounds of Heavier Group 14 Elements: Tetrahedranes, Prismanes, Cubanes

    • Comparative Ring Strain of the Polyhedral Compounds: Theoretical Study

    • Tetrahedranes

      • Tetrasilatetrahedrane

      • Tetragermatetrahedrane

    • Prismanes

      • Hexasilaprismane

      • Hexagermaprismanes

      • Hexastannaprismane

      • Comparison of the Prismane Structures

    • Cubanes

      • Octasilacubanes

      • Octagermacubanes

      • Octastannacubane

      • Comparison of the Cubane Structures

  • Conclusions and Outlook

  • Acknowledgment

  • References