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Gas-Phase Chemistry of Organocopper Compounds

Organocopper Compounds (2009)

  1. Al Mokhtar Lamsabhi1,
  2. Manuel Yáñez1,
  3. Jean-Yves Salpin2,
  4. Jeanine Tortajada2

Published Online: 17 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0440

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Lamsabhi, A. M., Yáñez, M., Salpin, J.-Y. and Tortajada, J. 2011. Gas-Phase Chemistry of Organocopper Compounds. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Departamento de Química, Madrid, Spain

  2. 2

    Université d'Evry Val d'Essonne, Laboratoire d'Analyse et Modélisation pour la Biologie et l'Environnement-CNRS, Evry, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 JAN 2011

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    Performance of Different Theoretical Models
  • 3
    Ligand-Field Spectroscopy and Photofragmentation Processes
  • 4
    Cu+ and Cu2+ Binding Energies
  • 5
    Coordination
  • 6
    Bonding
  • 7
    Cu+/Cu2+ Reactions with Small Organic Bases
  • 8
    Gas-Phase Reactivity of Copper(I) and Copper(II) Ions toward Molecules of Biological Relevance

Keywords:

  • gas-phase chemistry of organocopper compounds;
  • performance of different theoretical models;
  • ligand-field spectroscopy and photofragmentation processes;
  • organocopper compounds - important roles in chemistry and biochemistry;
  • copper coordination preferences in Cu-containing enzymes - role in their biological functions;
  • bonding in Cu+ complexes;
  • Cu+/Cu2+ reactions with small organic bases;
  • gas-phase reactivity of copper(I) and copper(II) ions toward molecules of biological relevance