N-Heterocyclic Germylenes NHGe – Old Trends and New Developments

Author(s): Olaf Kuhl

Journal Name: Mini-Reviews in Organic Chemistry

Volume 7 , Issue 4 , 2010

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N-heterocyclic germylenes NHGe have recently come of age. In the last few years, they emerged as mature ligands capable of functionalisation, chirality, electronic tuning and chelating bis-NHGe ligands. The review shows the major trends and developments of the last five years.

Keywords: N-heterocyclic germylenes, transition metal complexes, ligands, carbene analogues, annelation effect, electronic properties, Meller germylenes

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Year: 2010
Page: [324 - 334]
Pages: 11
DOI: 10.2174/157019310792246382
Price: $65

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