BARR, D and CLEGG, W and Mulvey, Robert and SNAITH, R and WRIGHT, D S (1987) Three model structural types in lithium amide chemistry: the crystal and molecular structures of dimeric [Ph(Me)NLi·TMEDA]2(TMEDA = Me2NCH2CH2NMe2) and monomeric Ph(naphthyl)NLi·PMDETA [PMDETA = MeN(CH2CH2NMe2)2], and of [Ph(naphthyl)NLi·TMEDA]2, a ‘loose dimer’. Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications (10). pp. 716-718. ISSN 0022-4936Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
The crystal structures of three amidolithium complexes are reported, those of [Ph(Me)NLi·TMEDA]2(TMEDA = Me2NCH2CH2NMe2), (1), and Ph(naphthyl)NLi·PMDETA [PMDETA = MeN(CH2CH2NMe2)2], (2), whose Li atoms are all four-co-ordinate, confirming predicted structural types, while a new structural option is found for [Ph(naphthyl)NLi·TMEDA]n, (3), whose monomeric (n= 1) moolecules, each containing a three-co-ordinate Li atom, are prompted to associate looselyin pairs (n= 2)via intermolecular Li phenyl interactions.
|Keywords:||lithium amide chemistry , crystal structures, amidolithium complexes, Physical and theoretical chemistry, Molecular Medicine|
|Subjects:||Science > Chemistry > Physical and theoretical chemistry|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Pure and Applied Chemistry|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||08 Feb 2012 15:57|
|Last modified:||27 Apr 2016 18:16|