The synthesis of a di-N-heterocyclic carbene-amido complex of palladium(II)

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A diimidazolium salt incorporating a secondary amine moiety has been used to prepare a palladium(II) di-N-heterocyclic carbene amino complex that can be deprotonated with NaH to give the first example of a transition metal NHC-amide.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)698-699
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2004