Synthesis of ruthenium(II) carbonyl chloride complexes containing N-donor bidentate ligands

Nicholas C. Thomas, Glen B. Deacon

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A series of new Ru(CO)2Cl2L compounds (L=bidentate N-donor ligand) have been prepared by the reaction of [Ru(CO)2dl2]n with in methanol. The complexes have been characterized by elemental analysis, conductivity measurements and spectroscopic data and have trans-chlorines and cis-carbonyl ligands.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)85-94
Number of pages10
JournalSynthesis and Reactivity in Inorganic and Metal-Organic Chemistry
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1986

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