Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Summer 7-7-2007

Abstract

Reaction of (N3N)ZrPHPh (1, N3N = N(CH2CH2NSiMe3)33−) with PhCH2NC affords the 1,1-insertion product (N3N)Zr[C(PHPh)NCH2Ph] (2), which thermally rearranges to the phosphaalkene-containing complex, (N3N)Zr[N(CH2Ph)C(H)PPh] (3).