Honeyman, G.W. and Kennedy, A.R. and Mulvey, R.E. and Sherrington, D.C. (2004) Synthesis, structure and methyl methacrylate polymerisation activity of a mixed pi-ferrocene pi-toluene complex of potassium tris(hexamethyldisilazide)magnesiate. Organometallics, 23 (6). pp. 1197-1199. ISSN 0276-7333Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
Treating a toluene solution of mixed potassium-magnesium tris(hexamethyldisilazide) with ferrocene yields a surprising complex exhibiting simultaneous arene and metallocene -coordination of K+, which when prepared in situ initiates the polymerization of MMA to give syndio-rich PMMA.
|Keywords:||toluene, potassium-magnesium, hexamethyldisilazide, ferrocene, polymerization, PMMA, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry|
|Subjects:||Science > Chemistry|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Pure and Applied Chemistry|
|Depositing user:||Catriona Mccallum|
|Date Deposited:||08 May 2006|
|Last modified:||29 Apr 2016 07:40|