Picture of smart phone in human hand

World leading smartphone and mobile technology research at Strathclyde...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde's Open Access research outputs. Strathprints provides access to thousands of Open Access research papers by University of Strathclyde researchers, including by Strathclyde researchers from the Department of Computer & Information Sciences involved in researching exciting new applications for mobile and smartphone technology. But the transformative application of mobile technologies is also the focus of research within disciplines as diverse as Electronic & Electrical Engineering, Marketing, Human Resource Management and Biomedical Enginering, among others.

Explore Strathclyde's Open Access research on smartphone technology now...

Evidence for extreme activation of carbon-hydrogen bonds in [(PhCH2)2NNa]n : resultant carbon-hydrogen bond cleavage to give {[PhC(H)NC(H)Ph]Na.cntdot.PMDETA}n

Andrews, Philip C. and Armstrong, David R. and Mulvey, Robert and Reed, David (1988) Evidence for extreme activation of carbon-hydrogen bonds in [(PhCH2)2NNa]n : resultant carbon-hydrogen bond cleavage to give {[PhC(H)NC(H)Ph]Na.cntdot.PMDETA}n. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 110 (15). pp. 5235-5236. ISSN 0002-7863

Full text not available in this repository. Request a copy from the Strathclyde author

Abstract

In organolithium chemistry evidence is accumulating that lithium atoms situated in abnormally low coordination environments then proceed to interact with nearby CH units of the ligands. For example, the crystal structure of [(PhCH,),NLi], revealed a planar (NLi)3 ring whose formally just two-coordinate metal atoms form close contacts with CHpCoCH portions of the benzyl groups.