Unsymmetrical Ru-NHC catalysts: A key for the selective tandem Ring Opening-Ring Closing alkene Metathesis (RO-RCM) of cyclooctene

Santosh Kavitake, Manoja Samantaray, Richard Dehn, Stephan Deuerlein, Michael Limbach, Jörg A. Schachner, Erwan Jeanneau, Christophe Copéret*, Chloé Thieuleux

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Abstract

Dissymmetry for selectivity: NHC ligand with two different pendant group allows the selective formation of cyclic oligomers in place of polymers opening new strategy to generate macrocycles.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)12443-12446
Number of pages4
JournalDalton Transactions
Volume40
Issue number46
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 14 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Inorganic Chemistry

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