Synthesis and structural characterization of two bis(imidazol-2-ylidene) complexes of Pt(II)

Carol A. Quezada, Jered C. Garrison, Claire A. Tessier, Wiley J. Youngs

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The air stable syntheses of two new chelating N-heterocyclic carbene complexes of Pt(II), bis(1,1′-n-butylimidazolium)-3,3′-methylenePtI2 (2) and bis[bis(1,1′-n-butylimidazolium)-3,3′-methylene]PtI2 (3) are described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)183-186
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Organometallic Chemistry
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1 2003


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry

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