Hybrid of ferrocene and fullerene

Masaya Sawamura, Yoichiro Kuninobu, Motoki Toganoh, Yutaka Matsuo, Masahiro Yamanaka, Eiichi Nakamura

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"Bucky ferrocenes", molecular hybrids of ferrocene and fullerene, have been synthesized in good yield on gram scale by treatment of C60HMe5 or C70HMe3 with [FeCp(CO)2]2 and their structures studied with physical methods including X-ray crystallography.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9354-9355
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the American Chemical Society
Issue number32
Publication statusPublished - Aug 14 2002
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Biochemistry
  • Colloid and Surface Chemistry


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