Synthesis of divalent aryloxy- and diorganoamido-lanthanides from bis(pentafluorophenyl)lanthanide(II) complexes

G. B. Deacon, C. M. Forsyth, R. H. Newham

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The complexes M(OR)2(thf)3 (M = Yb or Eu, R = 2,6-But2-4-MeC6H2; M = Yb, R = 2,4,6-But3C6H2 or 2,6-But2C6H3; thf = tetrahydrofuran) and M(NR2)2(thf)4 (M = Yb or Eu, R2N = carbazol-9-yl; M = Yb, R2N = 2-phenylindol-1-yl) have been prepared by reactions of (C6F5)2M (M = Yb or Eu) with substituted phenols, carbazole, or 2-phenylindole.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1143-1145
Number of pages3
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1987

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