Monday, 23 May 2005: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 208 (Science & Engineering Resource Center)

Inorganic Chemistry (INOR)

Transition Metal Chemistry and Catalysis

A general session for inorganic/organometallic contributed talks.
Organizer:Alan S. Goldman
9:00 AM Steric Effects on the Kinetics of the Reductions of some Tetrakis(arylisocyanide)cobalt(II) complexes by pyridine in Trifluoroethanol Medium
Olayinka A. Oyetunji, Banyaladzi D. Paphane, Clifford A.L. Becker
9:20 AM A Series of Iron and Osmium Pincer Complexes
Elizabeth M. Pelczar, Thomas J. Emge, Alan S. Goldman
9:40 AM Selective cleavage of the C-C bond of aminoethyl groups by a pincer iridium complex
Xiawei Zhang, Thomas J. Emge, Rajshekhar Ghosh, Alan S. Goldman
10:00 AM Mechanistic study of acetylene dimerization: insertion of phenylacetylene into Ir-H versus Ir-C bonds
Rajshekhar Ghosh, Xiawei Zhang, Thomas J. Emge, Alan S. Goldman
10:20 AM Selective activation of aryl and vinyl C-H bonds adjacent to coordinating groups. Not chelation-assisted
Xiawei Zhang, Patrick D. Achord, Thomas J. Emge, Mira Kanzelberger, Karsten Krogh-Jespersen, Alan S. Goldman
10:40 AM Metalloaromaticity: Novel examples and an unexpected role in the site-selective functionalization of C-H bonds by ruthenium complexes
Patrick D. Achord, Xiawei Zhang, Karsten Krogh-Jespersen, Alan S. Goldman
11:00 AM Coordination Structural Shifts and Oxidation State Control in Dinuclear Complexes
Yilma Gultneh, Yohannes, T. Tesema, Teshome B. Yisgedu, Raymond J. Butcher, Guang-bin Wang, Gordon Yee

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