A New Class of Remote N-Heterocyclic Carbenes with Exceptionally Strong σ-Donor Properties: Introducing Benzo[c]quinolin-6-ylidene

Ulrich F. J. Mayer, Elliot Murphy, Mairi F. Haddow, Michael Green, Roger W. Alder, Duncan F. Wass

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22 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4287-4299
JournalChemistry - A European Journal
Issue number13
Publication statusPublished - 25 Mar 2013


  • N-heterocyclic carbenes
  • structure elucidation
  • transition metals

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