Photocatalytic oxidation of alkenes and alcohols in water by a manganese(v) nitrido complex

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9271-9274
Journal / PublicationChemical Communications
Volume52
Issue number59
Online published22 Jun 2016
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jul 2016

Abstract

Mn(v) nitrido complex [Mn(N)(CN)4]2- is an efficient catalyst for visible-light induced oxidation of alkenes and alcohols in water using [Ru(bpy)3]2+ as a photosensitizer and [Co(NH3)5Cl]2+ as a sacrificial oxidant. Alkenes are oxidized to epoxides and alcohols to carbonyl compounds.

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Photocatalytic oxidation of alkenes and alcohols in water by a manganese(v) nitrido complex. / Chen, Gui; Chen, Lingjing; Ma, Li; Kwong, Hoi-Ki; Lau, Tai-Chu.

In: Chemical Communications, Vol. 52, No. 59, 28.07.2016, p. 9271-9274.

Research output: Journal Publications and Reviews (RGC: 21, 22, 62)21_Publication in refereed journal