Unexpected conversion of a hexacyanometallate to a homoleptic nitrile complex with triphenylborane substituents. Academic Article uri icon


  • The homoleptic, triphenylborane adduct of the hexacyanochromate anion was structurally characterized and found to be a product in which all six cyanide ligands have undergone isomerization to nitrile groups.

published proceedings

  • Chem Commun (Camb)

author list (cited authors)

  • Schelter, E. J., Shatruk, M., Heintz, R. A., Galn-Mascars, J. R., & Dunbar, K. R.

citation count

  • 7

complete list of authors

  • Schelter, Eric J||Shatruk, Mikhail||Heintz, Robert A||Galán-Mascarós, José Ramón||Dunbar, Kim R

publication date

  • March 2005