Skeletal change in the PNP pincer ligand leads to a highly regioselective alkyne dimerization catalyst. Academic Article uri icon


  • A Rh complex of a bulky diarylamino-based PNP pincer ligand is a robust catalyst for the dimerization of terminal alkynes and highly selective for the trans-enyne product.

published proceedings

  • Chem Commun (Camb)

altmetric score

  • 3

author list (cited authors)

  • Weng, W., Guo, C., Celenligil-Cetin, R., Foxman, B. M., & Ozerov, O. V.

citation count

  • 122

complete list of authors

  • Weng, Wei||Guo, Chengyun||Celenligil-Cetin, Remle||Foxman, Bruce M||Ozerov, Oleg V

publication date

  • January 2006