Catalytic hydrogenation of ethylene with (H)Os3(CO) 10(OSi3 bonds on the lefthand side sign): Spectroscopic evidence for a cluster catalysed reaction

B. Besson, A. Choplin, L. D'Ornelas, J. M. Basset*

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(H)Os3(CO)10(OSi3 bonds on the lefthand side sign) is a catalyst for ethylene hydrogenation at 353 K; spectroscopic evidence is given for the reversibility of ethylene co-ordination with the cluster, and for the complete catalytic cycle of C2H4 hydrogenation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)843-845
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number15
StatePublished - 1982
Externally publishedYes

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