This article discusses low-coordinate iron dinitrogen complexes. Understanding the interaction of N₂ with iron is relevant to the iron catalyst used in the Haber process and to possible roles of the FeMoco active site of nitrogenase.
December 31, 2005
Smith, Jeremy M.; Sadique, Azwana R.; Cundari, Thomas R., 1964-; Rodgers, Kenton R.; Lukat-Rodgers, Gudrun; Lachicotte, Rene J. et al.
Article discussing a computational study on the activation of carbon-hydrogen bonds via 1,2-addition across M-X (X = OH or NH2) bonds of d6 transition metals as a potential key step in hydrocarbon functionalization.
October 6, 2007
Cundari, Thomas R., 1964-; Grimes, Thomas V. & Gunnoe, T. Brent
This article discusses the reactivity patterns of low-coordinate iron-hydride complexes. The authors report a survey of the reactivity of the first isolable iron-hydride complexes with a coordiination number less than 5.
April 30, 2008
Yu, Ying; Sadique, Azwana R.; Smith, Jeremy M.; Dugan, Thomas R.; Cowley, Ryan E.; Brennessel, William W. et al.
Article discussing research on the comparative reactivity of TpRu(L)(NCMe)Ph (L = CO or PMe3) and the impact of ancillary ligand L on activation of carbon-hydrogen bonds including catalytic hydroarylation and hyrdovinylation/oligomerization of ethylene.
May 9, 2007
Foley, Nicholas A.; Lail, Marty; Lee, John P.; Gunnoe, T. Brent; Cundari, Thomas R., 1964- & Petersen, Jeffrey L.