Differences in anion basicity seem to be key for the formation of the first charge-separated barium triphenylmethanide (see structure) versus a novel heteroleptic vinyl ether which results from cleavage of the attendant crown-6. Ba: green; O: red; P: yellow; N: blue.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Angewandte Chemie - International Edition|
|State||Published - Jul 16 2001|
- Alkaline earth metals
- Ion pairs
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