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A study of the reactivity and coordination chemistry of N-heterocyclic carbenes with main group compounds

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This thesis describes selected reactivity studies of the N-heterocyclic carbene, IPr, towards a range of main group compounds. The synthesis and characterisation of sixty-three compounds, all of which incorporate IPr as a ligand in one of three coordination modes, are detailed herein.

The deprotonation of IPr allowed for the isolation of an anionic source of the aIPr: ligand which was synthesised as a novel potassium salt and along with the previously reported lithium salt, was empl...

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MPLS
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Chemistry
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Inorganic Chemistry
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Christ Church College More from this funder
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DPhil
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Doctoral
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University of Oxford
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English
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2017-08-09

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