Dehydrogenation of aliphatic polyolefins catalyzed by pincer-ligated iridium complexes

Amlan Ray, Keming Zhu, Yury V. Kissin, Anna E. Cherian, Geoffrey W. Coates, Alan S. Goldman

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We report the first example of the catalytic dehydrogenation of aliphatic polyolefins to give partially unsaturated hydrocarbon polymers.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3388-3390
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number27
Publication statusPublished - Jul 21 2005


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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