The first structural characterization of a five coordinate aluminum trichloride-bidentate tertiary amine adduct, trichloro(1,4-dimethylpiperazine) aluminum (III)

J. L. Atwood, C. Jones, C. L. Raston, K. D. Robinson

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Treatment of 1,4-dimethylpiperazine with AlCl3 affords the title compound, the X-ray crystal structure of which shows it to be a chelate complex with a trigonal bipyramidal aluminum center having one axial and two equatorial chloride ligands.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)345-347
Number of pages3
JournalMain Group Chemistry
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1996

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