Cis- and Trans-Bis(1,2-Ethanediamine)-Rhodium(III) Complexes

  1. Jean'ne M. Shreeve
  1. Peter A. Lay1,
  2. Alan M. Sargeson1,
  3. Liangshiu Lee2 and
  4. John D. Petersen2

Published Online: 5 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470132555.ch76

Inorganic Syntheses, Volume 24

Inorganic Syntheses, Volume 24

How to Cite

Lay, P. A., Sargeson, A. M., Lee, L. and Petersen, J. D. (1986) Cis- and Trans-Bis(1,2-Ethanediamine)-Rhodium(III) Complexes, in Inorganic Syntheses, Volume 24 (ed J. M. Shreeve), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470132555.ch76

Editor Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, University of Idaho

Author Information

  1. 1

    Research School of Chemistry, The Australian National University, G.P.O. Box 4, Canberra, A.C.T. 2601, Australia.

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29631.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1986

Book Series:

  1. Inorganic Syntheses

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471834410

Online ISBN: 9780470132555



  • rhodium(III) chloride trihydrate;
  • hydrochloric acid;
  • water;
  • substitution reactions;
  • decomposition


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • cis-Dichlorobis(1,2-ethanediamine)rhodium(III)Chloride Hydrate, cis-[Rh(en)2Cl2]Cl·H2O and trans-Dichlorobis (1,2-ethanediamine)rhodium(III) Chloride Hydrochloride Dihydrate, trans-[Rh(en)2Cl2]Cl·HCl·2H2O

  • trans-Chlorobis(1,2-ethanediamine)(trifluoromethanesulfonato-O)rhodium(III) Trifluoromethanesulfonate, trans-[Rh(en)2(OSO2 CF3)Cl](CF3SO3)

  • cis-Bis(1,2-ethanediamine)bis(trifluoromethanesulfonato-O)-rhodium(III) Trifluoromethanesulfonate, cis-[Rh(en)2-(OSO2 CF3)2](CF3SO3)