Through-conjugation of two phosphaalkyne ('CP') moieties mediated by a bimetallic scaffold

Matthew. C. Leech, Ian R. Crossley
2018 Dalton Transactions  
The bis-cyaphide complex [{Ru(dppe)2}2{μ-(CC)2C6H4-p}(CP)2] is the first molecule to incorporate two phosphaalkyne 'CP' moieties within a through-conjugated scaffold, and demonstrates interesting redox behaviour.
doi:10.1039/c8dt00110c pmid:29488997 fatcat:k5licfaybze3pdfcrlbvuvxlca