Cobalt-carbon bonds of alkylcobalt(III) complexes are readily cleaved by iodine in carbon tetrachloride to yield alkyl iodides via photoinduced electron-transfer radical chain reactions with large quantum yields (e.g., Φ = 7.0 × 103) under low energy irradiation (λ 509 nm).
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|Publication status||Published - 1989|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Molecular Medicine