Using sodium acetate for the synthesis of [Au(NHC)X] complexes

Thomas Scattolin, Nikolaos V. Tzouras, Laura Falivene, Luigi Cavallo, Steven P. Nolan

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Sodium acetate enables the synthesis of [Au(NHC)Cl] complexes, as well as their Au-alkynyl and -thiolato derivatives in high yields, under air and in technical grade, green solvents. The mild synthetic methods are also investigated computationally.
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalDalton Transactions
StatePublished - Jun 26 2020

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