Organic Synthesis Using Transition Metal Complexes Containing π-Bonded Ligands
Published Online: 15 MAR 2006
Copyright © 2006 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Inorganic Chemistry
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Morris, W. H., Sullivan, L. M., Wellons, M. S. and Lukehart, C. M. 2006. Organic Synthesis Using Transition Metal Complexes Containing π-Bonded Ligands . Encyclopedia of Inorganic Chemistry. .
- Published Online: 15 MAR 2006
A selective overview of reactions of transition metal π-complexes pertaining to organic synthesis applications is provided. While reactions involving nucleophilic addition to pi-coordinated ligands are emphasized, alkene insertion/elimination reactions and allyl coupling reactions are also discussed.
- Heck reaction;
- organic synthesis applications;
- nucleophilic addition