Oxidation of germa- and stanna-closo-dodecaborate

Torben Gädt, Jörg-Alexander Dimmer, Sebastian Fleischhauer, Anita Frank, Claudia Nickl, Tobias Wütz, Klaus Eichele, Lars Wesemann
2015 Dalton Transactions  
Oxidation of group 14 heteroborates [GeB11H11]2− and [SnB11H11]2− yields a symmetrical dimer exhibiting a Ge–Ge bond or an unsymmetrical dimer bearing an Sn–B bond.
doi:10.1039/c5dt00099h pmid:25664571 fatcat:knh6o624vnc7bjyd7pv3xlqyee