Bioinspired Mononuclear Transition-Metal Aminopyridine Complexes for Olefin Epoxidation and Molecular Oxygen Activation: Synthesis, Characterization, Catalysis and Mechanistic Studies

Yang, Guang.
2017

Abstract: ABSTRACT This thesis is aimed at developing selective oxidations with environmentally friendly oxidants derived from dioxygen, using biologically relevant 3d-transition metal complexes as catalysts. Specifically, selective olefin epoxidation with hydrogen peroxide and dioxygen activation reactions promoted by mono- and dinuclear transition-metal aminopyridine complexes of manganese (II) ... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Chemistry.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013646
ID: tufts:23117
To Cite: DCA Citation Guide