IJOC  Vol.5 No.4 , December 2015
Ligand Exchange Reaction of Ferrocene with Heterocycles
The ligand exchange reaction with heterocycles containing nitrogen, oxygen or sulfur atoms was carried out. For the reaction with heterocycles, the order of the reactivity was S-heterocycles > N-heterocycles > O-heterocycles. Furthermore, when the results for the heterocycles were compared to those for the corresponding hydrocarbons, the hydrocarbons had a higher reactivity. These results mean that the reactivity would be mainly governed by the electron density of these arenes.

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Okada, Y. , Huruya, H. and Imori, Y. (2015) Ligand Exchange Reaction of Ferrocene with Heterocycles. International Journal of Organic Chemistry, 5, 282-290. doi: 10.4236/ijoc.2015.54028.
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