1,2,3,4-Tetramethyl-5-(Trifluoromethyl)Cyclopentadiene (Cp+H) and DI-μ-Chlorodichlorobis-[N5-Tetramethyl(Trifluoromethyl)-Cyclopentadienyl]Dirhodium(III)

  1. Alan H. Cowley
  1. Paul G. Gassman1,
  2. John W. Mickelson1,†,
  3. John R. Sowa Jr.1,†,
  4. Luis P. Barthel-Rosa2 and
  5. John H. Nelson2

Published Online: 5 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470132623.ch36

Inorganic Syntheses, Volume 31

Inorganic Syntheses, Volume 31

How to Cite

Gassman, P. G., Mickelson, J. W., Sowa, J. R., Barthel-Rosa, L. P. and Nelson, J. H. (1996) 1,2,3,4-Tetramethyl-5-(Trifluoromethyl)Cyclopentadiene (Cp+H) and DI-μ-Chlorodichlorobis-[N5-Tetramethyl(Trifluoromethyl)-Cyclopentadienyl]Dirhodium(III), in Inorganic Syntheses, Volume 31 (ed A. H. Cowley), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470132623.ch36

Editor Information

  1. The University of Texas at Austin

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455.

  2. 2

    Department of Chemistry, University of Nevada-Reno, Reno, NV 89557.

  1. JRS, Department of Chemistry, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ 07079; JWM, 3M Co., 3M Center, St. Paul, MN 55144.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

Book Series:

  1. Inorganic Syntheses

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471152880

Online ISBN: 9780470132623



  • 1,2,3,4-tetramethyl-5-(trifluoromethyl)cyclopentadienide;
  • rhodium(III) chloride trihydrate;
  • rhodium trichloride;
  • dichloromethane;
  • hydrochloric acid


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • 1,2,3,4-Tetramethyl-5-(trifluoromethyl)cyclopentadiene(Cp+H)

  • Di-μ-Chlorodichlorobis[η5-tetramethyl(trifluoromethyl)-cyclopentadienyl]dirhodium(III),[Cp+RhCl2]2