Date of Award
Bachelor of Science
The complexes [Au(Et2dien_H)Br]PF6, [AU(Me4dien_H)Br]Pf6, and [Au(Et3dien_H)Br]PF6 have been sunthesized and a kinetic study of their conjugate acids performed. This paper centers on the direct replacement of the tridentate ligang on the complex by bromide ion.
Thackeray, James W., "Kinetic Study of the Chelate Ligand Unwrapping Reactions of Sterically Hindered Gold (III) Complexes" (1979). Honors Theses. 1875.