Group 10 metal complexes of a cyclic diphosphine: The crystal structures of bis(cis-P,P′-diphenyl-1,4-diphospha-cyclohexane)M(II) chloride, M = palladium, platinum

Lucas J. Mason, Elizabeth M. Perrault, Susie M. Miller, Monte L. Helm

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The preparation and characterization of the novel Pd(II) and Pt(II) metal complexes with cis-P,P′-diphenyl-1,4-diphospha-cyclohexane (dpdpc) are described. The X-ray structures of [M(dpdpc)2]Cl2 (M = Pd, Pt) are also reported.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)946-948
Number of pages3
JournalInorganic Chemistry Communications
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 2006



  • Crystal structure
  • Diphosphine
  • Metal complex
  • Phosphine
  • Pladium
  • Platinum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry

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