C-H activation of a 2,2′-bipyridine ligand within (mono)pentamethylcyclopentadienyl lutetium complexes

Thomas M. Cameron, John C. Gordon, Brian L. Scott, William Tumas

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We report the activation of a 2,2'-bipyridine ligand within a class of (mono)cyclopentadienyl lanthanide complexes when reacted with carbon monoxide.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1398-1399
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2004


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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