Organolanthanoid-halide synthons - a new general route to monofunctionalized lanthanoid(II) compounds?

Michal Wiecko, Glen Berenger Deacon, Peter Courtney Junk

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New EuII and YbII complexes [Ln(Ph2pz)I(thf)4] were synthesized from the corresponding metals and 3,5-diphenylpyrazole (HPh2pz) using iodobenzene as oxidizing agent. In the absence of the pyrazole, the charge separated YbII/YbIII complex [ Yb(dme)4 YbPh4(dme) 2] has been isolated.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5076 - 5078
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number28
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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