Molybdenum complexes of sterically hindered thiols. The preparation and structure of [Mo(CO)2(SC6H2Pri 3)3]-

Jonathan R. Dilworth, John Hutchinson, Jon A Zubieta

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The reaction of [MoCl4(thf)2] (thf = tetrahydrofuran) with NaSC6H2Pri 3 in thf under CO gives [Mo(CO)2(SC6H2Pri 3)3]- (1); an X-ray crystal structure shows a trigonal bipyramidal structure with axial CO groups.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1034-1035
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number18
StatePublished - 1983
Externally publishedYes


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