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Ferrocene-bis(phosphinimine) Nickel(II) and Palladium(II) Alkyl Complexes: Influence of the Fe-M (M = Ni and Pd) Interaction on Redox Activity and Olefin Coordination

  • Author(s): Abubekerov, M
  • Khan, SI
  • Diaconescu, PL
  • et al.

© 2017 American Chemical Society. The synthesis of several novel nickel(II) and palladium(II) ferrocene-bis(phosphinimine) alkyl complexes containing iron-nickel and iron-palladium interactions is reported. The redox behavior of all complexes was evaluated electrochemically and chemically; in addition, reactions with weak nucleophiles, such as acetonitrile and olefins, were also investigated. DFT calculations were performed to understand the electronic structure of the alkyl metal complexes.

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