Comprehensive Organometallic Chemistry, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0080450474
  • ISBN-13: 9780080450476
  • DDC: 547.05
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 9419 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released April 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Provides essential information for any chemist or technologist who needs to use or apply organometallic compounds. Provides a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field and attempts to predict trends in the field over the next ten years.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Classification of Organotransition Metal Compounds.
2: Ligands, Reagents, and Methods in Organometallic Synthesis.
3: General Classification of Organometallic Reactions.
4: Reaction Mechanisms of Multistep Catalytic Cycles.
5: Mechanistic Aspects of Olefin-Polymerization Catalysis.
6: Metathesis Reactions.
7: Experimental Methods and Techniques: Basic Techniques.
8: Metal Vapor Synthesis: Principles and Practice.
9: Organometallic Photochemistry, Synthetic Aspects and Applications.
10: Studying Highly Reactive Organometallic Complexes with Infrared Spectroscopy: Matrix Isolation, Liquefied Noble Gases, Supercritical Fluids, and Time-resolved IR Spectroscopy.
11: Organometallic Electrochemistry: Thermodynamics of Metal–Ligand Bonding.
12: Applications of Sonochemistry and Microwaves in Organometallic Chemistry.
13: High–throughput Organometallic Chemistry: Chemical Approaches, Experimental Methods, and Screening Techniques.
14: Photoelectron Spectroscopy.
15: Dynamic NMR Spectroscopy in Organometallic Chemistry.
16: Parahydrogen–induced Polarization in Organometallic Chemistry.
17: Solid–State NMR Spectroscopy in Organometallic Chemistry.
18: High Pressure NMR and IR Spectroscopy in Organometallic Chemistry.
19: Kinetics Studies.
20: Isotope–Labeling Studies and Kinetic and Equilibrium Isotope Effects in Organometallic Reactions.
21: Structure and Bonding in Organometallic Compounds: Diffraction Methods.
22: Structure and Bonding in Organometallic Compounds: Organometallic Thermochemistry.
23: The Application of Modern Computational Chemistry Methods to Organometallic Systems.
24: Dihydrogen and Other σ Bond Complexes.
25: Advances in Carbon–Hydrogen Activation.
26: Transition Metal-mediated C–F Bond Activation.
27: Hydrodesulfurization and Hydrodenitrogenation.
28: Organometallic Chemistry in the Gas Phase.
29: Organometallic Chemistry in Aqueous and Biphasic Media.
30: Organometallic Chemistry in Ionic Liquids.
31: Bioorganometallic Chemistry.